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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: 50%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, February 14, 2014 at 11:53 PM
This phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 08' South, Longitude: 169° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.65 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 miles/hour or 825.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.83 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 26' 41.6"949.69 miwest0° 03' 43.0"4.26 misouth949.53 mi
24 hours13° 35' 19.8"893.44 mieast0° 58' 13.0"66.74 misouth893.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiSat 6:16 AM125 km77 miles67 nmSouthwest SW
Pago PagoSat 6:16 AM455 km283 miles246 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NeiafuSun 6:16 AM505 km314 miles273 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 7:16 AM547 km340 miles296 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PangaiSun 6:16 AM570 km354 miles308 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 7:16 AM581 km361 miles314 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSun 6:16 AM708 km440 miles382 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 6:16 AM993 km617 miles536 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaSat 7:16 AM1050 km652 miles567 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaSun 5:16 AM1305 km811 miles705 nmWest W
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