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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 19:20:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 53' South, Longitude: 128° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.23 meters/second, 1577.6 km/hour, 980.3 miles/hour or 851.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.34 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 25' 45.4"980.16 miwest0° 10' 16.6"11.77 minorth980.51 mi
24 hours13° 30' 31.4"917.63 mieast4° 23' 29.0"301.79 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
AdamstownThu 11:20 AM1575 km979 miles851 nmSouth S
PapeeteThu 9:20 AM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 2:20 PM2720 km1690 miles1469 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiFri 9:20 AM3454 km2146 miles1865 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaThu 9:20 AM3493 km2170 miles1886 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiThu 8:20 AM4497 km2794 miles2428 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 9:20 AM4673 km2903 miles2523 nmWest W
Mexico CityThu 1:20 PM4676 km2906 miles2525 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluThu 9:20 AM4768 km2963 miles2575 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaFri 8:20 AM5069 km3150 miles2737 nmWest-southwest WSW

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