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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 12:50:00 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 12:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 44' South, Longitude: 21° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.55 meters/second, 1593.2 km/hour, 990.0 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' 26.4"16.50 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 26' 28.5"989.84 miWest0° 11' 19.2"12.97 miNorth990.15 mi
24 hours13° 13' 35.5"906.59 miEast4° 41' 10.2"322.01 miNorth965.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeFri 9:50 AM1481 km920 miles800 nmWest W
JamestownFri 12:50 PM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaFri 9:50 AM1940 km1205 miles1047 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorFri 9:50 AM1951 km1212 miles1053 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaFri 12:50 PM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 12:50 PM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryFri 12:50 PM2092 km1300 miles1129 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauFri 12:50 PM2262 km1406 miles1222 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulFri 12:50 PM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 12:50 PM2412 km1499 miles1303 nmNortheast NE

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