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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: 4%

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 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 51' South, Longitude: 131° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.28 meters/second, 1577.8 km/hour, 980.4 miles/hour or 852.0 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' 45.9"980.34 miwest0° 10' 17.5"11.79 minorth980.69 mi
24 hours13° 30' 20.5"917.59 mieast4° 23' 43.8"302.10 minorth971.57 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 AM898 km558 miles485 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownThu 11:30 AM1580 km982 miles853 nmSouth S
PapeeteThu 9:30 AM2081 km1293 miles1123 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 2:30 PM2939 km1826 miles1587 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiFri 9:30 AM3185 km1979 miles1720 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaThu 9:30 AM3226 km2005 miles1742 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiThu 8:30 AM4218 km2621 miles2278 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 8:30 AM4352 km2704 miles2350 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 9:30 AM4384 km2724 miles2367 nmWest W
HonoluluThu 9:30 AM4576 km2844 miles2471 nmNorthwest NW
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