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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 18:30:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 41' South, Longitude: 130° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.26 meters/second, 1552.5 km/hour, 964.7 miles/hour or 838.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.08 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 24' 52.4"964.51 miwest0° 08' 04.5"9.25 minorth964.85 mi
24 hours13° 53' 43.8"929.79 mieast3° 39' 54.3"251.95 minorth970.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownWed 10:30 AM1150 km715 miles621 nmSouth S
PapeeteWed 8:30 AM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Wed 1:30 PM2608 km1621 miles1408 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaWed 8:30 AM3156 km1961 miles1704 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiThu 8:30 AM3457 km2148 miles1867 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiWed 7:30 AM4195 km2607 miles2265 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Thu 8:30 AM4424 km2749 miles2389 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 7:30 AM4751 km2952 miles2565 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 8:30 AM4964 km3085 miles2681 nmNorthwest NW
Mexico CityWed 12:30 PM5120 km3182 miles2765 nmNortheast NE

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