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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 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 20' South
Longitude: 1° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.79 meters/second, 1568.8 km/hour, 974.8 miles/hour or 847.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.25 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 25' 24.8"974.74 miwest0° 09' 35.3"10.98 minorth975.10 mi
24 hours13° 39' 06.4"922.60 mieast4° 10' 24.1"286.86 minorth972.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 10:30 AM588 km365 miles318 nmSouthwest SW
LuandaThu 11:30 AM1679 km1043 miles906 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméThu 10:30 AM1683 km1046 miles909 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleThu 11:30 AM1871 km1163 miles1010 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanThu 10:30 AM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmNorth N
AccraThu 10:30 AM1985 km1233 miles1072 nmNorth N
LomeThu 10:30 AM2068 km1285 miles1117 nmNorth N
KinshasaThu 11:30 AM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleThu 11:30 AM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboThu 11:30 AM2125 km1320 miles1147 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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