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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 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 46' South
Longitude: 19° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.52 meters/second, 1593.1 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"989.84 miwest0° 11' 18.8"12.96 minorth990.14 mi
24 hours13° 13' 43.9"906.75 mieast4° 41' 04.0"321.91 minorth965.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeFri 9:40 AM1715 km1066 miles926 nmWest W
JamestownFri 12:40 PM1735 km1078 miles937 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaFri 12:40 PM1822 km1132 miles984 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 12:40 PM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryFri 12:40 PM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorFri 9:40 AM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaFri 9:40 AM2178 km1353 miles1176 nmWest W
BissauFri 12:40 PM2209 km1373 miles1193 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 12:40 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroFri 12:40 PM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmNortheast NE
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