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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 6:30:00 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 is probably impossible 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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 39' South, Longitude: 103° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.71 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' 42.2"992.46 miWest0° 11' 33.5"13.24 miNorth992.74 mi
24 hours13° 08' 21.3"902.74 miEast4° 44' 30.2"325.81 miNorth962.86 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 PM1650 km1025 miles891 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Fri 1:30 PM2349 km1460 miles1269 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AcapulcoFri 12:30 PM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmNorth N
GuayaquilFri 1:30 PM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmEast E
San SalvadorFri 12:30 PM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 12:30 PM2742 km1704 miles1481 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 12:30 PM2808 km1745 miles1516 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 12:30 PM2812 km1748 miles1519 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 1:30 PM2845 km1768 miles1536 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 12:30 PM2904 km1804 miles1568 nmNortheast NE

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