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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: 39%

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 Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 06' South, Longitude: 155° 39' 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
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' 57.1"1.09 misouth942.74 mi
24 hours14° 01' 37.1"916.93 mieast0° 11' 52.2"13.61 minorth917.57 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 AM492 km306 miles266 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteSun 7:16 AM666 km414 miles360 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSun 6:16 AM1501 km933 miles811 nmWest W
Apia *Mon 7:16 AM1816 km1129 miles981 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoMon 6:16 AM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 6:16 AM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmWest W
KiritimatiMon 7:16 AM2326 km1446 miles1256 nmNorth N
AdamstownSun 9:16 AM2713 km1686 miles1465 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaMon 5:16 AM2736 km1700 miles1477 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 5:16 AM2954 km1835 miles1595 nmWest-northwest WNW

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