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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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 39' South, Longitude: 103° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.72 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.54 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 26' 42.3"992.54 miwest0° 11' 33.5"13.24 minorth992.82 mi
24 hours13° 08' 20.2"902.79 mieast4° 44' 30.8"325.85 minorth962.91 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 12:30 PM1677 km1042 miles906 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Fri 1:30 PM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AcapulcoFri 12:30 PM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmNorth N
San SalvadorFri 12:30 PM2755 km1712 miles1488 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 12:30 PM2758 km1713 miles1489 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 12:30 PM2828 km1757 miles1527 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 12:30 PM2835 km1762 miles1531 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 1:30 PM2874 km1786 miles1552 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 12:30 PM2919 km1814 miles1576 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 12:30 PM2925 km1817 miles1579 nmNorth N
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