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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 61%
Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, February 14, 2014 at 11:53 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 21, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 07' South
Longitude: 177° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.06 meters/second, 1548.2 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 836.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 28' 18.4"961.82 miwest0° 06' 02.9"6.93 misouth961.60 mi
24 hours12° 59' 09.7"863.11 mieast1° 59' 47.2"137.30 misouth869.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuSat 4:56 AM339 km210 miles183 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NeiafuSat 5:56 AM460 km286 miles248 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaSat 4:56 AM497 km309 miles268 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiSat 5:56 AM522 km324 miles282 nmSoutheast SE
LautokaSat 4:56 AM572 km355 miles309 nmWest-southwest WSW
NadiSat 4:56 AM582 km362 miles314 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 5:56 AM603 km375 miles325 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 6:56 AM617 km383 miles333 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Sat 6:56 AM657 km408 miles355 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pago PagoFri 5:56 AM749 km465 miles405 nmEast-northeast ENE
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