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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 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 38' South, Longitude: 48° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.46 meters/second, 1589.2 km/hour, 987.5 miles/hour or 858.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.46 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 26' 16.5"987.39 miwest0° 11' 04.7"12.69 minorth987.72 mi
24 hours13° 18' 09.9"909.77 mieast4° 37' 24.9"317.72 minorth967.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaFri 11:00 AM426 km265 miles230 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MamoutzouFri 11:00 AM553 km344 miles299 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutsamuduFri 11:00 AM559 km347 miles302 nmSouthwest SW
FomboniFri 11:00 AM621 km386 miles335 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniFri 11:00 AM625 km388 miles337 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaFri 12:00 Noon930 km578 miles502 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamFri 11:00 AM987 km614 miles533 nmWest W
Zanzibar CityFri 11:00 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoFri 11:00 AM1140 km708 miles615 nmSouth S
MogadishuFri 11:00 AM1218 km757 miles657 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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