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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 8:30:00 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 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 32' South, Longitude: 41° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.57 meters/second, 1589.7 km/hour, 987.8 miles/hour or 858.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.46 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 26' 17.7"987.65 miWest0° 11' 06.3"12.72 miNorth987.97 mi
24 hours13° 17' 42.2"909.46 miEast4° 37' 49.7"318.19 miNorth967.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Dar es SalaamFri 11:30 AM276 km172 miles149 nmNorthwest NW
Zanzibar CityFri 11:30 AM337 km209 miles182 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniFri 11:30 AM421 km262 miles227 nmSoutheast SE
PembaFri 10:30 AM494 km307 miles267 nmSouth S
FomboniFri 11:30 AM505 km314 miles273 nmSoutheast SE
MombasaFri 11:30 AM521 km324 miles281 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutsamuduFri 11:30 AM539 km335 miles291 nmSoutheast SE
DodomaFri 11:30 AM647 km402 miles349 nmWest-northwest WNW
MamoutzouFri 11:30 AM651 km404 miles351 nmSoutheast SE
NampulaFri 10:30 AM755 km469 miles407 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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