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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 6:50:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

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 06:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 51' South, Longitude: 65° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.18 meters/second, 1588.2 km/hour, 986.9 miles/hour or 857.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.45 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 26' 13.6"986.76 miWest0° 11' 00.9"12.62 miNorth987.09 mi
24 hours13° 19' 18.2"910.54 miEast4° 36' 21.8"316.51 miNorth968.42 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 12:50 PM816 km507 miles441 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaFri 10:50 AM1171 km727 miles632 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisFri 10:50 AM1500 km932 miles810 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisFri 10:50 AM1691 km1051 miles913 nmSouthwest SW
MaleFri 11:50 AM1712 km1064 miles924 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoFri 9:50 AM2205 km1370 miles1191 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 12:20 PM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmNortheast NE
ColomboFri 12:20 PM2388 km1484 miles1289 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 12:20 PM2389 km1484 miles1290 nmNortheast NE
MoroniFri 9:50 AM2419 km1503 miles1306 nmWest W

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