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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 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 37' South, Longitude: 105° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.75 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 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 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 26' 42.7"992.61 miwest0° 11' 33.9"13.25 minorth992.89 mi
24 hours13° 08' 11.2"902.68 mieast4° 44' 35.6"325.94 minorth962.82 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 12:40 PM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Fri 1:40 PM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmSouth S
GuatemalaFri 12:40 PM2902 km1803 miles1567 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 12:40 PM2914 km1811 miles1574 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 12:40 PM2977 km1850 miles1607 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 12:40 PM3013 km1872 miles1627 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 12:40 PM3041 km1890 miles1642 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaFri 12:40 PM3088 km1919 miles1667 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 1:40 PM3133 km1947 miles1692 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaFri 1:40 PM3235 km2010 miles1747 nmEast-southeast ESE
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