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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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 49' South, Longitude: 41° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.94 meters/second, 1565.8 km/hour, 972.9 miles/hour or 845.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.22 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 25' 18.2"972.84 miwest0° 09' 19.7"10.69 minorth973.19 mi
24 hours13° 41' 58.4"924.13 mieast4° 05' 20.1"281.06 minorth972.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoroniThu 10:30 AM221 km138 miles120 nmNortheast NE
FomboniThu 10:30 AM243 km151 miles131 nmEast-northeast ENE
MutsamuduThu 10:30 AM316 km196 miles170 nmEast-northeast ENE
NampulaThu 9:30 AM357 km222 miles193 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouThu 10:30 AM398 km247 miles215 nmEast E
MahajangaThu 10:30 AM605 km376 miles326 nmEast-southeast ESE
Dar es SalaamThu 10:30 AM708 km440 miles383 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Zanzibar CityThu 10:30 AM780 km485 miles421 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LilongweThu 9:30 AM855 km531 miles461 nmWest W
AntananarivoThu 10:30 AM928 km577 miles501 nmSoutheast SE
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