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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 18:40:00 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 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 60' South, Longitude: 119° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.05 meters/second, 1577.0 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.33 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 25' 43.8"979.75 miwest0° 10' 13.8"11.72 minorth980.10 mi
24 hours13° 31' 10.6"918.02 mieast4° 22' 35.4"300.77 minorth971.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 10:40 AM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Thu 1:40 PM2061 km1281 miles1113 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteThu 8:40 AM3347 km2080 miles1807 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 12:40 PM3462 km2151 miles1869 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityThu 12:40 PM4023 km2500 miles2172 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 12:40 PM4249 km2640 miles2294 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 12:40 PM4297 km2670 miles2320 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiFri 8:40 AM4451 km2766 miles2403 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManaguaThu 12:40 PM4455 km2768 miles2405 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaThu 8:40 AM4468 km2776 miles2412 nmWest-southwest WSW

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