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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 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 10' South, Longitude: 16° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.08 meters/second, 1569.9 km/hour, 975.5 miles/hour or 847.7 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' 27.3"975.40 miwest0° 09' 40.5"11.08 minorth975.75 mi
24 hours13° 38' 06.6"922.05 mieast4° 12' 04.7"288.77 minorth972.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 11:32 AM1246 km774 miles673 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeThu 8:32 AM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmWest W
MonroviaThu 11:32 AM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownThu 11:32 AM2315 km1438 miles1250 nmNorth N
SalvadorThu 8:32 AM2379 km1478 miles1284 nmWest W
AbidjanThu 11:32 AM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmNortheast NE
ConakryThu 11:32 AM2419 km1503 miles1306 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroThu 11:32 AM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaThu 8:32 AM2594 km1612 miles1401 nmWest-northwest WNW
BissauThu 11:32 AM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmNorth N
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