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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 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 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 08' South, Longitude: 171° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.62 meters/second, 1528.6 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.83 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 26' 41.1"949.56 miwest0° 03' 41.8"4.24 misouth949.40 mi
24 hours13° 35' 33.2"893.56 mieast0° 57' 45.5"66.21 misouth893.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiSat 6:26 AM208 km129 miles113 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuSun 6:26 AM253 km157 miles137 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiSun 6:26 AM340 km211 miles183 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoSat 6:26 AM440 km274 miles238 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Sun 7:26 AM477 km296 miles257 nmNorth N
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 7:26 AM491 km305 miles265 nmNorth N
NukualofaSun 6:26 AM499 km310 miles269 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSun 6:26 AM972 km604 miles525 nmNorth N
SuvaSun 5:26 AM1051 km653 miles567 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 7:26 AM1290 km802 miles697 nmEast-southeast ESE

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