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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 is probably impossible 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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 41' South, Longitude: 101° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.68 meters/second, 1597.3 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.54 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 26' 42.0"992.39 miwest0° 11' 33.1"13.23 minorth992.68 mi
24 hours13° 08' 29.4"902.85 mieast4° 44' 25.8"325.73 minorth962.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:20 PM1435 km892 miles775 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 1:20 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmEast E
Easter Island *Fri 1:20 PM2418 km1502 miles1305 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AcapulcoFri 12:20 PM2606 km1619 miles1407 nmNorth N
San SalvadorFri 12:20 PM2614 km1624 miles1411 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoFri 1:20 PM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaFri 12:20 PM2632 km1635 miles1421 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseFri 12:20 PM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 12:20 PM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 1:20 PM2716 km1687 miles1466 nmEast-southeast ESE

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