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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: 6%

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 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 59' South, Longitude: 58° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.61 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.20 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 25' 15.8"972.09 miwest0° 09' 13.5"10.57 minorth972.45 mi
24 hours13° 43' 04.7"924.71 mieast4° 03' 16.8"278.71 minorth972.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisThu 10:20 AM800 km497 miles432 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisThu 10:20 AM928 km576 miles501 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaThu 10:20 AM980 km609 miles529 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoThu 9:20 AM1336 km830 miles721 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniThu 9:20 AM1652 km1027 miles892 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 12:20 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmEast-northeast ENE
MogadishuThu 9:20 AM2201 km1368 miles1188 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamThu 9:20 AM2203 km1369 miles1189 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 11:20 AM2529 km1571 miles1366 nmNortheast NE
DodomaThu 9:20 AM2597 km1614 miles1402 nmWest-northwest WNW
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