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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 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 50' South, Longitude: 140° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.00 meters/second, 1558.8 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 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"0.17 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 25' 04.0"968.48 miwest0° 08' 41.7"9.96 minorth968.83 mi
24 hours13° 48' 18.8"927.34 mieast3° 52' 39.8"266.56 minorth971.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WeipaThu 10:40 AM230 km143 miles124 nmNortheast NE
CairnsThu 10:40 AM698 km434 miles377 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tennant CreekThu 10:10 AM901 km560 miles486 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyThu 10:40 AM912 km566 miles492 nmEast-northeast ENE
DarwinThu 10:10 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmWest W
JayapuraThu 9:40 AM1251 km777 miles675 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsThu 10:10 AM1274 km792 miles688 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariThu 9:40 AM1581 km982 miles854 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliThu 9:40 AM1690 km1050 miles912 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneThu 10:40 AM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmSoutheast SE
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