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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 8%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, 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 Latitude: 13° 50' South, Longitude: 140° 22' East

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.14 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.17 miNorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 25' 03.9"968.40 miWest0° 08' 41.6"9.96 miNorth968.75 mi
24 hours13° 48' 19.9"927.29 miEast3° 52' 37.6"266.50 miNorth971.53 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 AM207 km129 miles112 nmNortheast NE
CairnsThu 10:40 AM673 km418 miles363 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyThu 10:40 AM887 km551 miles479 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tennant CreekThu 10:10 AM921 km572 miles497 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinThu 10:10 AM1044 km649 miles564 nmWest W
JayapuraThu 9:40 AM1250 km777 miles675 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsThu 10:10 AM1288 km800 miles696 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariThu 9:40 AM1594 km990 miles861 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliThu 9:40 AM1717 km1067 miles927 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneThu 10:40 AM2001 km1244 miles1081 nmSoutheast SE

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