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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 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 58' South
Longitude: 55° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.66 meters/second, 1564.8 km/hour, 972.3 miles/hour or 844.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.21 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 25' 16.0"972.20 miwest0° 09' 14.4"10.59 minorth972.56 mi
24 hours13° 42' 55.3"924.63 mieast4° 03' 34.7"279.05 minorth972.26 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 10:30 AM813 km505 miles439 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisThu 10:30 AM878 km545 miles474 nmSouth S
ToamasinaThu 9:30 AM910 km566 miles492 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaThu 10:30 AM925 km574 miles499 nmNorth N
AntananarivoThu 9:30 AM1121 km696 miles605 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniThu 9:30 AM1386 km861 miles748 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 12:30 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamThu 9:30 AM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuThu 9:30 AM2035 km1264 miles1099 nmNorthwest NW
DodomaThu 9:30 AM2345 km1457 miles1266 nmWest-northwest WNW
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