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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: 8%

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 Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 54' South, Longitude: 147° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.86 meters/second, 1558.3 km/hour, 968.3 miles/hour or 841.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.14 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 25' 03.1"968.16 miwest0° 08' 38.7"9.91 minorth968.51 mi
24 hours13° 48' 45.9"927.56 mieast3° 51' 40.7"265.44 minorth971.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsThu 10:10 AM373 km232 miles201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyThu 10:10 AM493 km306 miles266 nmNorth N
LaeThu 10:10 AM794 km493 miles429 nmNorth N
JayapuraThu 9:10 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraThu 11:10 AM1464 km910 miles791 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneThu 10:10 AM1615 km1003 miles872 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alice SpringsThu 9:40 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinThu 9:40 AM1792 km1114 miles968 nmWest W
ManokwariThu 9:10 AM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmNorthwest NW
Sydney *Thu 11:10 AM2246 km1395 miles1213 nmSouth S
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