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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 10:30:00 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 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 21' South, Longitude: 1° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.78 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"974.66 miWest0° 09' 35.1"10.98 miNorth975.02 mi
24 hours13° 39' 07.5"922.54 miEast4° 10' 22.4"286.80 miNorth972.30 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 AM610 km379 miles329 nmSouthwest SW
LuandaThu 11:30 AM1650 km1025 miles891 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméThu 10:30 AM1667 km1036 miles900 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleThu 11:30 AM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanThu 10:30 AM1974 km1227 miles1066 nmNorth N
AccraThu 10:30 AM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmNorth N
KinshasaThu 11:30 AM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleThu 11:30 AM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeThu 10:30 AM2064 km1282 miles1114 nmNorth N
MalaboThu 11:30 AM2108 km1310 miles1138 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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