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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 5:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 12:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 51' South, Longitude: 11° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.40 meters/second, 1592.6 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 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 26' 26.7"989.51 miwest0° 11' 17.3"12.93 minorth989.82 mi
24 hours13° 14' 13.2"907.04 mieast4° 40' 42.0"321.47 minorth966.17 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 PM1114 km692 miles601 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaFri 12:10 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 12:10 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 12:10 PM1779 km1105 miles961 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 12:10 PM1814 km1127 miles979 nmNorth N
ConakryFri 12:10 PM1932 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth N
AccraFri 12:10 PM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmNortheast NE
LomeFri 12:10 PM2120 km1317 miles1145 nmNortheast NE
BissauFri 12:10 PM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmNorth N
São ToméFri 12:10 PM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmEast-northeast ENE
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