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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 = Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 4:56:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 80%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, February 14, 2014 at 11:55 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 54' South, Longitude: 158° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.44 meters/second, 1592.8 km/hour, 989.7 miles/hour or 860.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.49 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miSouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.6"989.56 miWest0° 09' 04.2"10.39 miSouth989.38 mi
24 hours11° 44' 10.9"799.77 miEast3° 24' 20.9"234.10 miSouth828.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraThu 3:56 AM138 km86 miles75 nmEast-northeast ENE
GizoThu 3:56 AM291 km181 miles157 nmNorthwest NW
ArawaThu 2:56 AM539 km335 miles291 nmNorthwest NW
BukaThu 2:56 AM671 km417 miles362 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyThu 2:56 AM1274 km791 miles688 nmWest W
Port VilaThu 3:56 AM1346 km837 miles727 nmSoutheast SE
YarenThu 4:56 AM1372 km852 miles741 nmNortheast NE
CairnsThu 2:56 AM1608 km999 miles868 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirThu 3:56 AM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmNorth N
TarawaThu 4:56 AM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmNortheast NE

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