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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

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 5:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 45' South, Longitude: 57° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.30 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.8 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' 14.9"987.11 miwest0° 11' 02.6"12.65 minorth987.43 mi
24 hours13° 18' 48.3"910.27 mieast4° 36' 49.9"317.07 minorth968.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 11:20 AM519 km322 miles280 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisFri 11:20 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisFri 11:20 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmSouth S
AntananarivoFri 10:20 AM1571 km976 miles848 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniFri 10:20 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaFri 1:20 PM1632 km1014 miles881 nmEast E
MogadishuFri 10:20 AM1816 km1129 miles981 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamFri 10:20 AM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmWest W
MaleFri 12:20 PM2265 km1408 miles1223 nmNortheast NE
DodomaFri 10:20 AM2438 km1515 miles1316 nmWest W
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