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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 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' South, Longitude: 2° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.26 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 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' 25.1"989.26 miwest0° 11' 15.5"12.89 minorth989.57 mi
24 hours13° 14' 49.8"907.53 mieast4° 40' 13.6"320.95 minorth966.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 11:30 AM947 km588 miles511 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São ToméFri 11:30 AM1375 km855 miles743 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanFri 11:30 AM1480 km920 miles799 nmNorth N
AccraFri 11:30 AM1517 km942 miles819 nmNorth N
LomeFri 11:30 AM1613 km1003 miles871 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleFri 12:30 PM1616 km1004 miles873 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroFri 11:30 AM1666 km1035 miles899 nmNorth N
Porto NovoFri 12:30 PM1697 km1055 miles916 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosFri 12:30 PM1722 km1070 miles930 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaFri 12:30 PM1733 km1077 miles936 nmEast E
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