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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: 9%

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 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 33' South, Longitude: 145° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.54 meters/second, 1553.6 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.09 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.16 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 24' 54.3"965.22 miwest0° 08' 10.8"9.37 minorth965.56 mi
24 hours13° 52' 51.9"929.47 mieast3° 42' 05.3"254.46 minorth970.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 9:30 AM553 km344 miles299 nmSouthwest SW
TaiohaeWed 10:00 AM890 km553 miles481 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaWed 9:30 AM1691 km1051 miles913 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 11:30 AM1979 km1230 miles1068 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiThu 9:30 AM2242 km1393 miles1210 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiWed 8:30 AM2657 km1651 miles1434 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Thu 9:30 AM2845 km1768 miles1536 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 8:30 AM2868 km1782 miles1549 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 8:30 AM3235 km2010 miles1747 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandWed 7:30 AM3790 km2355 miles2046 nmWest-northwest WNW
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