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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: 4%

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 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 13' South, Longitude: 100° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.69 meters/second, 1575.7 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.32 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 25' 40.8"979.01 miwest0° 10' 08.0"11.61 minorth979.37 mi
24 hours13° 32' 27.9"918.85 mieast4° 20' 46.9"298.73 minorth971.89 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 11:20 AM1641 km1020 miles886 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Thu 12:20 PM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuayaquilThu 12:20 PM2460 km1529 miles1328 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaThu 12:20 PM2535 km1575 miles1369 nmEast E
QuitoThu 12:20 PM2697 km1676 miles1456 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseThu 11:20 AM2947 km1831 miles1591 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 11:20 AM3013 km1872 miles1627 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorThu 11:20 AM3015 km1873 miles1628 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 11:20 AM3052 km1897 miles1648 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaThu 11:20 AM3147 km1955 miles1699 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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