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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 7:30:00 PM.

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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: 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 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 51' South, Longitude: 131° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.28 meters/second, 1577.8 km/hour, 980.4 miles/hour or 851.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.34 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 25' 45.8"980.26 miWest0° 10' 17.5"11.79 miNorth980.61 mi
24 hours13° 30' 21.6"917.54 miEast4° 23' 42.2"302.05 miNorth971.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeThu 10:00 AM926 km576 miles500 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownThu 11:30 AM1578 km980 miles852 nmSouth S
PapeeteThu 9:30 AM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 2:30 PM2916 km1812 miles1575 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiFri 9:30 AM3212 km1996 miles1734 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaThu 9:30 AM3253 km2021 miles1757 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiThu 8:30 AM4247 km2639 miles2293 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 8:30 AM4378 km2720 miles2364 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 9:30 AM4413 km2742 miles2383 nmWest W
HonoluluThu 9:30 AM4595 km2855 miles2481 nmNorthwest NW

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