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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 = Friday, February 28, 2014 at 5:20:00 AM.

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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: 2%

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 Friday, February 28, 2014 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 07' South, Longitude: 86° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.81 meters/second, 1586.9 km/hour, 986.1 miles/hour or 856.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.43 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miNorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 26' 10.0"985.95 miWest0° 10' 55.8"12.52 miNorth986.28 mi
24 hours13° 20' 45.3"911.50 miEast4° 34' 57.4"314.91 miNorth968.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 11:20 AM1601 km995 miles865 nmWest W
BengkuluFri 12:20 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanFri 12:20 PM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 10:50 AM1929 km1198 miles1041 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboFri 10:50 AM1936 km1203 miles1045 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleFri 10:20 AM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmNorthwest NW
Kuala LumpurFri 1:20 PM2138 km1328 miles1154 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 1:20 PM2212 km1374 miles1194 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaFri 12:20 PM2230 km1386 miles1204 nmEast E
ThiruvananthapuramFri 10:50 AM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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