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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 11:30:00 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: 3%

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 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 10' South, Longitude: 171° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.34 meters/second, 1581.6 km/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.38 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 25' 55.5"982.64 miWest0° 10' 34.1"12.11 miNorth982.98 mi
24 hours346° 33' 33.5"915.14 miWest4° 28' 42.3"307.76 miNorth970.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleFri 10:30 AM724 km450 miles391 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaFri 10:30 AM888 km552 miles479 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 11:30 AM917 km570 miles495 nmEast E
YarenFri 11:30 AM1156 km718 miles624 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaFri 11:30 AM1190 km740 miles643 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraFri 10:30 AM1216 km756 miles657 nmWest W
TarawaFri 11:30 AM1299 km807 miles702 nmNorth N
NoumeaFri 10:30 AM1426 km886 miles770 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 11:30 AM1797 km1117 miles970 nmNortheast NE
MajuroFri 11:30 AM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmNorth N

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