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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 2:30:00 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 14:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 42' South, Longitude: 59° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.91 meters/second, 1572.9 km/hour, 977.3 miles/hour or 849.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.29 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miNorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 25' 34.1"977.18 miWest0° 09' 54.7"11.36 miNorth977.54 mi
24 hours13° 35' 15.1"920.39 miEast4° 16' 38.9"293.98 miNorth972.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 10:30 AM555 km345 miles300 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Porto VelhoThu 10:30 AM614 km381 miles331 nmWest-northwest WNW
RiberaltaThu 10:30 AM760 km472 miles411 nmWest W
ManausThu 10:30 AM954 km593 miles515 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoThu 9:30 AM970 km603 miles524 nmWest W
SucreThu 10:30 AM1045 km650 miles565 nmSouthwest SW
La PazThu 10:30 AM1108 km689 miles598 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaThu 11:30 AM1297 km806 miles701 nmEast-southeast ESE
Asuncion *Thu 11:30 AM1512 km940 miles816 nmSouth S
BelémThu 11:30 AM1634 km1015 miles882 nmNortheast NE

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