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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 21, 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: 61%

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 Friday, February 21, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 07' South, Longitude: 177° 08' 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' 18.5"961.76 miWest0° 06' 03.0"6.93 miSouth961.54 mi
24 hours12° 59' 07.8"863.02 miEast1° 59' 49.8"137.34 miSouth869.42 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 AM328 km204 miles177 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LabasaSat 4:56 AM375 km233 miles202 nmWest W
NeiafuSat 5:56 AM438 km272 miles236 nmSoutheast SE
LevukaSat 4:56 AM463 km288 miles250 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiSat 5:56 AM505 km314 miles273 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaSat 4:56 AM523 km325 miles282 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 6:56 AM591 km367 miles319 nmEast-northeast ENE
NukualofaSat 5:56 AM593 km368 miles320 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LautokaSat 4:56 AM599 km372 miles324 nmWest-southwest WSW
NadiSat 4:56 AM609 km379 miles329 nmWest-southwest WSW

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