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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 17:20:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 13' South, Longitude: 100° 00' 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
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.32 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 25' 40.6"978.93 miwest0° 10' 07.8"11.61 minorth979.29 mi
24 hours13° 32' 29.0"918.79 mieast4° 20' 45.3"298.68 minorth971.83 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 AM1620 km1007 miles875 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Thu 12:20 PM2009 km1249 miles1085 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuayaquilThu 12:20 PM2433 km1512 miles1314 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaThu 12:20 PM2505 km1557 miles1353 nmEast E
QuitoThu 12:20 PM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseThu 11:20 AM2929 km1820 miles1581 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 11:20 AM2998 km1863 miles1619 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorThu 11:20 AM3003 km1866 miles1622 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 11:20 AM3042 km1890 miles1643 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaThu 11:20 AM3133 km1947 miles1692 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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