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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 11:20:00 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: 5%

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 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 13' South, Longitude: 13° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.02 meters/second, 1569.7 km/hour, 975.3 miles/hour or 847.6 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 miNorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 25' 26.8"975.19 miWest0° 09' 39.4"11.06 miNorth975.55 mi
24 hours13° 38' 19.4"922.10 miEast4° 11' 43.5"288.35 miNorth972.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 11:20 AM930 km578 miles502 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaThu 11:20 AM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmNorth N
AbidjanThu 11:20 AM2201 km1368 miles1189 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownThu 11:20 AM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroThu 11:20 AM2290 km1423 miles1237 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeThu 8:20 AM2394 km1488 miles1293 nmWest W
ConakryThu 11:20 AM2402 km1492 miles1297 nmNorth N
AccraThu 11:20 AM2450 km1522 miles1323 nmNortheast NE
LoméThu 11:20 AM2598 km1614 miles1403 nmNortheast NE
São ToméThu 11:20 AM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmEast-northeast ENE

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