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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 5:40:00 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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 10' South, Longitude: 104° 49' 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' 41.5"979.14 miWest0° 10' 09.4"11.63 miNorth979.49 mi
24 hours13° 32' 09.4"918.60 miEast4° 21' 13.3"299.21 miNorth971.78 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 PM1825 km1134 miles985 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 11:40 AM2029 km1261 miles1096 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaThu 12:40 PM3029 km1882 miles1636 nmEast E
AdamstownThu 9:40 AM3078 km1913 miles1662 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoThu 12:40 PM3151 km1958 miles1701 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 11:40 AM3246 km2017 miles1753 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 11:40 AM3257 km2024 miles1759 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseThu 11:40 AM3272 km2033 miles1767 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 11:40 AM3294 km2047 miles1779 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaThu 11:40 AM3400 km2113 miles1836 nmNortheast NE

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