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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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 10' South, Longitude: 105° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.78 meters/second, 1576.0 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 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' 41.6"979.22 miwest0° 10' 09.4"11.64 minorth979.57 mi
24 hours13° 32' 08.3"918.65 mieast4° 21' 14.8"299.26 minorth971.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Thu 12:40 PM1818 km1130 miles982 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 11:40 AM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownThu 9:40 AM3054 km1897 miles1649 nmSouthwest SW
LimaThu 12:40 PM3059 km1901 miles1652 nmEast E
QuitoThu 12:40 PM3178 km1975 miles1716 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 11:40 AM3261 km2026 miles1761 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 11:40 AM3271 km2033 miles1766 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseThu 11:40 AM3293 km2046 miles1778 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 11:40 AM3313 km2058 miles1789 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaThu 11:40 AM3417 km2123 miles1845 nmNortheast NE
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