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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 = Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 6:20:00 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: 10%

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 Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 43' South, Longitude: 128° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.22 meters/second, 1552.4 km/hour, 964.6 miles/hour or 838.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.08 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 24' 52.2"964.41 miWest0° 08' 03.5"9.23 miNorth964.75 mi
24 hours13° 53' 52.4"929.86 miEast3° 39' 32.6"251.53 miNorth970.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownWed 10:20 AM1161 km721 miles627 nmSouth S
PapeeteWed 8:20 AM2292 km1424 miles1237 nmWest W
Easter Island *Wed 1:20 PM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaWed 8:20 AM3402 km2114 miles1837 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiThu 8:20 AM3685 km2290 miles1990 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiWed 7:20 AM4448 km2764 miles2402 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Thu 8:20 AM4682 km2909 miles2528 nmWest W
Mexico CityWed 12:20 PM4948 km3075 miles2672 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaThu 7:20 AM5000 km3107 miles2700 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 8:20 AM5127 km3186 miles2769 nmNorthwest NW

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