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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: 5%

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 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 12' South, Longitude: 13° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.02 meters/second, 1569.7 km/hour, 975.4 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"16.26 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 25' 26.8"975.27 miwest0° 09' 39.4"11.06 minorth975.63 mi
24 hours13° 38' 18.2"922.16 mieast4° 11' 45.4"288.40 minorth972.36 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 AM957 km594 miles516 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaThu 11:20 AM2074 km1288 miles1120 nmNorth N
AbidjanThu 11:20 AM2215 km1377 miles1196 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownThu 11:20 AM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroThu 11:20 AM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeThu 8:20 AM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmWest W
ConakryThu 11:20 AM2401 km1492 miles1297 nmNorth N
AccraThu 11:20 AM2468 km1533 miles1332 nmNortheast NE
LomeThu 11:20 AM2616 km1626 miles1413 nmNortheast NE
São ToméThu 11:20 AM2651 km1647 miles1431 nmEast-northeast ENE
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