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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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 01' South
Longitude: 117° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.01 meters/second, 1576.8 km/hour, 979.8 miles/hour or 851.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.33 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 25' 43.6"979.73 miwest0° 10' 13.2"11.71 minorth980.08 mi
24 hours13° 31' 19.3"918.17 mieast4° 22' 23.5"300.56 minorth971.73 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 1:30 PM1955 km1215 miles1056 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownThu 10:30 AM2073 km1288 miles1119 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsThu 12:30 PM3240 km2013 miles1750 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteThu 8:30 AM3571 km2219 miles1928 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityThu 12:30 PM3902 km2425 miles2107 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 12:30 PM4078 km2534 miles2202 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 12:30 PM4120 km2560 miles2224 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 12:30 PM4265 km2650 miles2303 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaThu 12:30 PM4310 km2678 miles2327 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 12:30 PM4328 km2689 miles2337 nmEast-northeast ENE
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