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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.55 meters/second, 1593.2 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 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"989.92 miwest0° 11' 19.2"12.97 minorth990.22 mi
24 hours13° 13' 34.5"906.64 mieast4° 41' 10.9"322.04 minorth965.91 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 AM1450 km901 miles783 nmWest W
FortalezaFri 9:50 AM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorFri 9:50 AM1922 km1195 miles1038 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownFri 12:50 PM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaFri 12:50 PM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 12:50 PM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryFri 12:50 PM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauFri 12:50 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulFri 12:50 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 12:50 PM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmNortheast NE
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