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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 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 49' South, Longitude: 14° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.44 meters/second, 1592.8 km/hour, 989.7 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"16.50 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 26' 27.2"989.68 miwest0° 11' 17.8"12.94 minorth989.98 mi
24 hours13° 14' 02.6"906.98 mieast4° 40' 49.9"321.64 minorth966.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 12:20 PM1312 km815 miles708 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaFri 12:20 PM1617 km1005 miles873 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 12:20 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 12:20 PM1863 km1158 miles1006 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroFri 12:20 PM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryFri 12:20 PM1919 km1192 miles1036 nmNorth N
AccraFri 12:20 PM2170 km1349 miles1172 nmNortheast NE
BissauFri 12:20 PM2180 km1354 miles1177 nmNorth N
RecifeFri 9:20 AM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmWest W
LomeFri 12:20 PM2331 km1448 miles1259 nmNortheast NE
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