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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 = Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 5:16:00 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: 39%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 06' South, Longitude: 155° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.60 meters/second, 1517.7 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.72 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miSouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 25' 22.2"942.79 miWest0° 00' 57.3"1.10 miSouth942.75 mi
24 hours14° 01' 36.2"916.91 miEast0° 11' 48.8"13.54 miNorth917.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSun 7:16 AM517 km321 miles279 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteSun 7:16 AM639 km397 miles345 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSun 6:16 AM1530 km951 miles826 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 7:16 AM1844 km1146 miles995 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoMon 6:16 AM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 6:16 AM2083 km1295 miles1125 nmWest W
KiritimatiMon 7:16 AM2329 km1447 miles1258 nmNorth N
AdamstownSun 9:16 AM2686 km1669 miles1451 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaMon 5:16 AM2764 km1717 miles1492 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 5:16 AM2982 km1853 miles1610 nmWest-northwest WNW

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