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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 = Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 4:16:00 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: 51%

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 Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 16:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 04' South, Longitude: 154° 31' West

The ground speed is currently 424.84 meters/second, 1529.4 kilometres/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.84 miWest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 miSouth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 26' 45.5"950.05 miWest0° 03' 49.4"4.38 miSouth949.88 mi
24 hours13° 33' 57.9"892.21 miEast1° 01' 00.9"69.94 miSouth892.32 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Sat 6:16 AM341 km212 miles184 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSat 6:16 AM529 km329 miles286 nmEast E
RarotongaSat 6:16 AM653 km406 miles353 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSat 5:16 AM1629 km1012 miles879 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 6:16 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSun 5:16 AM2043 km1269 miles1103 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 5:16 AM2194 km1363 miles1185 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 6:16 AM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmNorth N
AdamstownSat 8:16 AM2641 km1641 miles1426 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaSun 4:16 AM2861 km1778 miles1545 nmWest W

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