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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 = Thursday, February 20, 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: 71%

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 Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 18' South, Longitude: 170° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.40 meters/second, 1571.1 km/hour, 976.2 miles/hour or 848.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.27 miWest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 miSouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 29' 54.3"975.99 miWest0° 07' 49.3"8.96 miSouth975.77 mi
24 hours347° 39' 35.0"830.74 miWest2° 48' 26.3"193.01 miSouth847.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleFri 3:56 AM436 km271 miles235 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaFri 3:56 AM545 km339 miles294 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LautokaFri 4:56 AM883 km549 miles477 nmEast-southeast ESE
NadiFri 4:56 AM891 km554 miles481 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaFri 4:56 AM1002 km622 miles541 nmEast-southeast ESE
LabasaFri 4:56 AM1013 km630 miles547 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaFri 3:56 AM1083 km673 miles585 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 4:56 AM1086 km675 miles586 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraFri 3:56 AM1230 km764 miles664 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenFri 4:56 AM1466 km911 miles791 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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