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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, February 28, 2014 at 12:40:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 46' South, Longitude: 19° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.51 meters/second, 1593.0 km/hour, 989.9 miles/hour or 860.2 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' 28.0"989.76 miWest0° 11' 18.7"12.96 miNorth990.07 mi
24 hours13° 13' 44.9"906.70 miEast4° 41' 03.1"321.87 miNorth965.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 12:40 PM1710 km1063 miles923 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeFri 9:40 AM1746 km1085 miles943 nmWest W
MonroviaFri 12:40 PM1807 km1123 miles976 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 12:40 PM1910 km1187 miles1031 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryFri 12:40 PM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaFri 9:40 AM2201 km1367 miles1188 nmWest W
SalvadorFri 9:40 AM2203 km1369 miles1189 nmWest-southwest WSW
BissauFri 12:40 PM2204 km1369 miles1190 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 12:40 PM2210 km1373 miles1193 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroFri 12:40 PM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmNortheast NE

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