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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: 16%

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 Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 49' South, Longitude: 130° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.60 meters/second, 1535.8 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.91 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 24' 28.5"954.11 miwest0° 06' 02.1"6.92 minorth954.39 mi
24 hours14° 06' 49.3"934.64 mieast2° 56' 10.4"201.90 minorth962.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekWed 9:50 AM477 km296 miles257 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinWed 9:50 AM482 km299 miles260 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsWed 9:50 AM827 km514 miles446 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliWed 9:20 AM1075 km668 miles580 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsWed 10:20 AM1596 km992 miles862 nmEast E
EuclaWed 9:05 AM1657 km1030 miles895 nmSouth S
MakassarWed 8:20 AM1791 km1113 miles967 nmNorthwest NW
ManokwariWed 9:20 AM1800 km1119 miles972 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarWed 8:20 AM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraWed 9:20 AM1916 km1190 miles1034 nmNortheast NE
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