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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 5:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 04' South, Longitude: 25° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.25 meters/second, 1570.5 km/hour, 975.9 miles/hour or 848.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.26 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 25' 28.7"975.72 miwest0° 09' 43.5"11.14 minorth976.07 mi
24 hours13° 37' 31.1"921.66 mieast4° 13' 03.4"289.87 minorth972.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeThu 9:10 AM1122 km697 miles606 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorThu 9:10 AM1418 km881 miles766 nmWest W
FortalezaThu 9:10 AM1713 km1065 miles925 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownThu 12:10 PM2175 km1351 miles1174 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio de JaneiroThu 9:10 AM2231 km1386 miles1205 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaThu 9:10 AM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloThu 9:10 AM2574 km1599 miles1390 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaThu 12:10 PM2602 km1617 miles1405 nmNortheast NE
FreetownThu 12:10 PM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryThu 12:10 PM2718 km1689 miles1468 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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