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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 12:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 04' South, Longitude: 25° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.26 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 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 25' 28.7"975.80 miwest0° 09' 43.6"11.14 minorth976.15 mi
24 hours13° 37' 29.9"921.71 mieast4° 13' 05.1"289.92 minorth972.33 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 AM1094 km680 miles591 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorThu 9:10 AM1389 km863 miles750 nmWest W
FortalezaThu 9:10 AM1688 km1049 miles912 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownThu 12:10 PM2203 km1369 miles1190 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio de JaneiroThu 9:10 AM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaThu 9:10 AM2427 km1508 miles1311 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloThu 9:10 AM2550 km1584 miles1377 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaThu 12:10 PM2620 km1628 miles1415 nmNortheast NE
FreetownThu 12:10 PM2661 km1654 miles1437 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryThu 12:10 PM2732 km1698 miles1475 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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