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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 5:16:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 05:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 45' South, Longitude: 17° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.77 meters/second, 1522.0 km/hour, 945.7 miles/hour or 821.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.76 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 miSouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 25' 59.1"945.42 miWest0° 02' 23.2"2.74 miSouth945.31 mi
24 hours13° 49' 59.5"906.15 miEast0° 24' 07.2"27.65 miSouth905.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Rundu *Sun 7:16 AM231 km144 miles125 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Sun 7:16 AM429 km267 miles232 nmSouth S
MenongueSun 6:16 AM452 km281 miles244 nmNorth N
GhanziSun 7:16 AM521 km324 miles281 nmSoutheast SE
Swakopmund *Sun 7:16 AM550 km342 miles297 nmSouthwest SW
Walvis Bay *Sun 7:16 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSouthwest SW
MaunSun 7:16 AM610 km379 miles330 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubangoSun 6:16 AM622 km386 miles336 nmNorthwest NW
MonguSun 7:16 AM690 km429 miles372 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboSun 6:16 AM696 km432 miles376 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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