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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 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 58' South, Longitude: 2° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.27 meters/second, 1592.2 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' 25.2"989.28 miwest0° 11' 15.6"12.90 minorth989.59 mi
24 hours13° 14' 47.9"907.51 mieast4° 40' 15.2"320.98 minorth966.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 11:32 AM929 km577 miles502 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São ToméFri 11:32 AM1415 km879 miles764 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanFri 11:32 AM1475 km916 miles796 nmNorth N
AccraFri 11:32 AM1526 km948 miles824 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LomeFri 11:32 AM1627 km1011 miles879 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 11:32 AM1656 km1029 miles894 nmNorth N
LibrevilleFri 12:32 PM1660 km1031 miles896 nmEast-northeast ENE
Porto NovoFri 12:32 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosFri 12:32 PM1742 km1083 miles941 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaFri 12:32 PM1786 km1110 miles964 nmEast E
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