Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:40:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 8%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.99 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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.0"||16.14 mi||West||0° 00' 08.5"||0.17 mi||North||16.14 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 03.9"||968.40 mi||West||0° 08' 41.6"||9.96 mi||North||968.75 mi|
|24 hours||13° 48' 19.9"||927.29 mi||East||3° 52' 37.6"||266.50 mi||North||971.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Weipa||Thu 10:40 AM||207 km||129 miles||112 nm||NE|
|Cairns||Thu 10:40 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm||ESE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 10:40 AM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm||ENE|
|Tennant Creek||Thu 10:10 AM||921 km||572 miles||497 nm||SW|
|Darwin||Thu 10:10 AM||1044 km||649 miles||564 nm||W|
|Jayapura||Thu 9:40 AM||1250 km||777 miles||675 nm||N|
|Alice Springs||Thu 10:10 AM||1288 km||800 miles||696 nm||SSW|
|Manokwari||Thu 9:40 AM||1594 km||990 miles||861 nm||NNW|
|Dili||Thu 9:40 AM||1717 km||1067 miles||927 nm||WNW|
|Brisbane||Thu 10:40 AM||2001 km||1244 miles||1081 nm||SE|
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