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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 12:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 51' South
Longitude: 12° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.41 meters/second, 1592.7 km/hour, 989.6 miles/hour or 860.0 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' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 26' 26.9"989.59 miwest0° 11' 17.4"12.93 minorth989.90 mi
24 hours13° 14' 12.0"907.09 mieast4° 40' 42.8"321.51 minorth966.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 12:10 PM1132 km703 miles611 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaFri 12:10 PM1574 km978 miles850 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 12:10 PM1712 km1063 miles924 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 12:10 PM1791 km1113 miles967 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 12:10 PM1811 km1125 miles978 nmNorth N
ConakryFri 12:10 PM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmNorth N
AccraFri 12:10 PM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmNortheast NE
LomeFri 12:10 PM2141 km1330 miles1156 nmNortheast NE
BissauFri 12:10 PM2214 km1376 miles1195 nmNorth N
Porto NovoFri 1:10 PM2278 km1416 miles1230 nmNortheast NE
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