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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: 3%

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 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 41' South, Longitude: 145° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.55 meters/second, 1578.8 km/hour, 981.0 miles/hour or 852.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.35 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 25' 48.4"980.94 miwest0° 10' 21.8"11.87 minorth981.29 mi
24 hours13° 29' 21.6"917.00 mieast4° 25' 02.0"303.59 minorth971.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeThu 11:00 AM733 km455 miles396 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteThu 10:30 AM852 km530 miles460 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiFri 10:30 AM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaThu 10:30 AM1882 km1170 miles1016 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownThu 12:30 PM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiThu 9:30 AM2736 km1700 miles1477 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 9:30 AM2774 km1724 miles1498 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 10:30 AM2828 km1757 miles1527 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 9:30 AM3330 km2069 miles1798 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 8:30 AM3585 km2228 miles1936 nmWest-northwest WNW
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