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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 12:10:00 PM.

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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 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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 AM1125 km699 miles607 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorThu 9:10 AM1418 km881 miles766 nmWest W
FortalezaThu 9:10 AM1709 km1062 miles923 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 AM2573 km1599 miles1389 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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