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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 4:30:00 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: 4%

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 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 22' South, Longitude: 87° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.46 meters/second, 1574.9 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.31 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 25' 38.8"978.42 miWest0° 10' 04.1"11.53 miNorth978.78 mi
24 hours13° 33' 17.9"919.27 miEast4° 19' 34.7"297.33 miNorth971.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsThu 10:30 AM1171 km728 miles632 nmNorth N
LimaThu 11:30 AM1195 km743 miles645 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 11:30 AM1349 km838 miles729 nmNortheast NE
QuitoThu 11:30 AM1617 km1005 miles873 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoThu 11:30 AM2210 km1373 miles1193 nmEast E
La PazThu 12:30 PM2217 km1378 miles1197 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaThu 11:30 AM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 10:30 AM2394 km1488 miles1293 nmNorth N
PanamaThu 11:30 AM2438 km1515 miles1316 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreThu 12:30 PM2581 km1604 miles1394 nmEast-southeast ESE

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