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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 7%
Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 07' South
Longitude: 70° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.37 meters/second, 1563.7 km/hour, 971.7 miles/hour or 844.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.19 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 25' 13.9"971.56 miwest0° 09' 09.0"10.48 minorth971.92 mi
24 hours13° 43' 51.6"925.12 mieast4° 01' 47.1"277.00 minorth972.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 11:30 AM676 km420 miles365 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisThu 9:30 AM1582 km983 miles854 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisThu 9:30 AM1808 km1124 miles976 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaThu 9:30 AM1893 km1177 miles1022 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 10:30 AM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 11:00 AM2449 km1522 miles1322 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboThu 11:00 AM2450 km1522 miles1323 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 11:00 AM2498 km1552 miles1349 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoThu 8:30 AM2531 km1572 miles1366 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandThu 10:30 AM2825 km1756 miles1526 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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