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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 = Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 11:14:00 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: 12%

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 Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 37' South, Longitude: 25° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.29 meters/second, 1545.5 km/hour, 960.3 miles/hour or 834.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"16.00 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 24' 40.8"960.10 miWest0° 07' 17.6"8.36 miNorth960.42 mi
24 hours13° 59' 33.4"932.21 miEast3° 23' 27.2"233.12 miNorth967.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeWed 8:14 AM1280 km795 miles691 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorWed 8:14 AM1378 km856 miles744 nmWest W
FortalezaWed 8:14 AM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroWed 8:14 AM1979 km1230 miles1069 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownWed 11:14 AM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmEast E
São PauloWed 8:14 AM2333 km1450 miles1260 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaWed 8:14 AM2345 km1457 miles1266 nmWest W
BelémWed 8:14 AM2922 km1816 miles1578 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaWed 11:14 AM2948 km1832 miles1592 nmNortheast NE
FreetownWed 11:14 AM3014 km1873 miles1628 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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