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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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 51' South, Longitude: 142° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.95 meters/second, 1558.6 km/hour, 968.5 miles/hour or 841.6 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' 03.7"968.37 miwest0° 08' 40.8"9.95 minorth968.72 mi
24 hours13° 48' 27.9"927.42 mieast3° 52' 20.1"266.19 minorth971.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WeipaThu 10:30 AM151 km94 miles81 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsThu 10:30 AM488 km303 miles264 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyThu 10:30 AM705 km438 miles381 nmNortheast NE
LaeThu 10:30 AM928 km577 miles501 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraThu 9:30 AM1267 km787 miles684 nmNorth N
DarwinThu 10:00 AM1274 km792 miles688 nmWest W
Alice SpringsThu 10:00 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmSouthwest SW
ManokwariThu 9:30 AM1711 km1063 miles924 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneThu 10:30 AM1861 km1157 miles1005 nmSoutheast SE
DiliThu 9:30 AM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmWest-northwest WNW
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