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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 07:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 41' South, Longitude: 52° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.38 meters/second, 1589.0 km/hour, 987.3 miles/hour or 858.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.46 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 26' 15.7"987.29 miwest0° 11' 03.7"12.67 minorth987.61 mi
24 hours13° 18' 29.2"910.05 mieast4° 37' 07.6"317.41 minorth968.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 11:40 AM533 km331 miles288 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntsirananaFri 10:40 AM557 km346 miles301 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouFri 10:40 AM949 km590 miles513 nmWest-southwest WSW
MutsamuduFri 10:40 AM1003 km623 miles542 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniFri 10:40 AM1103 km686 miles596 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoFri 10:40 AM1270 km789 miles686 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisFri 11:40 AM1364 km848 miles737 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisFri 11:40 AM1377 km856 miles743 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MogadishuFri 10:40 AM1451 km902 miles784 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamFri 10:40 AM1512 km939 miles816 nmWest W
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