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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 7:20:00 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

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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 45' South, Longitude: 57° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.29 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.1 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"987.03 miWest0° 11' 02.5"12.65 miNorth987.35 mi
24 hours13° 18' 49.5"910.21 miEast4° 36' 48.9"317.03 miNorth968.23 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 AM534 km332 miles288 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisFri 11:20 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisFri 11:20 AM1368 km850 miles739 nmSouth S
AntananarivoFri 10:20 AM1591 km989 miles859 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaFri 1:20 PM1603 km996 miles865 nmEast E
MoroniFri 10:20 AM1641 km1020 miles886 nmWest-southwest WSW
MogadishuFri 10:20 AM1839 km1143 miles993 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamFri 10:20 AM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmWest W
MaleFri 12:20 PM2242 km1393 miles1211 nmNortheast NE
DodomaFri 10:20 AM2467 km1533 miles1332 nmWest W

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