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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 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 53' South
Longitude: 144° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.90 meters/second, 1558.5 km/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.5 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' 03.3"968.27 miwest0° 08' 39.8"9.93 minorth968.62 mi
24 hours13° 48' 36.9"927.49 mieast3° 52' 00.5"265.81 minorth971.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsThu 10:20 AM349 km217 miles189 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyThu 10:20 AM549 km341 miles296 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LaeThu 10:20 AM822 km511 miles444 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraThu 9:20 AM1337 km831 miles722 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinThu 9:50 AM1533 km952 miles828 nmWest W
Alice SpringsThu 9:50 AM1591 km989 miles859 nmSouthwest SW
HoniaraThu 11:20 AM1712 km1064 miles924 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneThu 10:20 AM1725 km1072 miles931 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariThu 9:20 AM1871 km1162 miles1010 nmNorthwest NW
DiliThu 9:20 AM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmWest-northwest WNW
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