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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 8:00:00 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: 0%

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 20:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 22' South, Longitude: 124° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.00 meters/second, 1598.4 km/hour, 993.2 miles/hour or 863.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.55 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 26' 46.0"993.10 miWest0° 11' 36.8"13.30 miNorth993.37 mi
24 hours13° 07' 00.0"901.71 miEast4° 45' 11.5"326.60 miNorth961.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 12:00 Noon2141 km1330 miles1156 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Fri 3:00 PM2829 km1758 miles1527 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteFri 10:00 AM2944 km1829 miles1590 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 10:00 AM3709 km2305 miles2003 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsFri 2:00 PM3975 km2470 miles2146 nmEast E
Mexico CityFri 2:00 PM4020 km2498 miles2171 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaFri 10:00 AM4092 km2543 miles2209 nmWest-southwest WSW
HermosilloFri 1:00 PM4201 km2610 miles2268 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 2:00 PM4454 km2768 miles2405 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesFri 12:00 Noon4529 km2814 miles2445 nmNorth N

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