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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: 10%

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 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 40' South, Longitude: 133° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.31 meters/second, 1552.7 km/hour, 964.8 miles/hour or 838.4 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' 52.8"964.70 miwest0° 08' 05.6"9.28 minorth965.04 mi
24 hours13° 53' 34.4"929.79 mieast3° 40' 18.2"252.42 minorth970.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeWed 9:10 AM913 km568 miles493 nmNorthwest NW
Gambier IslandsWed 9:40 AM951 km591 miles514 nmSouth S
AdamstownWed 10:40 AM1202 km747 miles649 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteWed 8:40 AM1758 km1092 miles949 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Wed 1:40 PM2849 km1770 miles1538 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaWed 8:40 AM2883 km1791 miles1557 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiThu 8:40 AM3210 km1994 miles1733 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiWed 7:40 AM3915 km2432 miles2114 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Thu 8:40 AM4137 km2571 miles2234 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 7:40 AM4156 km2583 miles2244 nmWest W
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