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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: 1%
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 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 01' South
Longitude: 0° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.22 meters/second, 1592.0 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.49 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 26' 24.7"989.18 miwest0° 11' 15.0"12.89 minorth989.49 mi
24 hours13° 14' 59.3"907.64 mieast4° 40' 06.2"320.81 minorth966.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 11:20 AM1069 km664 miles577 nmSouthwest SW
São ToméFri 11:20 AM1193 km741 miles644 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleFri 12:20 PM1408 km875 miles760 nmNortheast NE
LuandaFri 12:20 PM1468 km912 miles793 nmEast E
AccraFri 11:20 AM1499 km931 miles809 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 11:20 AM1538 km955 miles830 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeFri 11:20 AM1570 km976 miles848 nmNorth N
Porto NovoFri 12:20 PM1631 km1014 miles881 nmNorth N
MalaboFri 12:20 PM1632 km1014 miles881 nmNortheast NE
LagosFri 12:20 PM1644 km1022 miles888 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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