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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 = Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 6:40:00 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: 6%

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 Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 56' South, Longitude: 53° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.70 meters/second, 1564.9 km/hour, 972.4 miles/hour or 845.0 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' 16.5"972.23 miWest0° 09' 15.2"10.60 miNorth972.58 mi
24 hours13° 42' 46.9"924.49 miEast4° 03' 50.4"279.33 miNorth972.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaThu 9:40 AM501 km312 miles271 nmWest W
ToamasinaThu 9:40 AM749 km465 miles404 nmSouthwest SW
Port LouisThu 10:40 AM889 km552 miles480 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisThu 10:40 AM895 km556 miles483 nmSouth S
VictoriaThu 10:40 AM937 km582 miles506 nmNorth N
MamoutzouThu 9:40 AM937 km582 miles506 nmWest W
AntananarivoThu 9:40 AM946 km588 miles511 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniThu 9:40 AM1161 km721 miles627 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamThu 9:40 AM1735 km1078 miles937 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuThu 9:40 AM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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