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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 23:32:00 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: 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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 09' South, Longitude: 170° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.35 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' 55.7"982.66 miwest0° 10' 34.2"12.11 minorth983.00 mi
24 hours346° 33' 35.6"915.12 miwest4° 28' 44.7"307.81 minorth970.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleFri 10:32 AM696 km432 miles376 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaFri 10:32 AM872 km542 miles471 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 11:32 AM971 km603 miles524 nmEast E
YarenFri 11:32 AM1137 km707 miles614 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraFri 10:32 AM1163 km723 miles628 nmWest W
SuvaFri 11:32 AM1226 km762 miles662 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaFri 11:32 AM1309 km813 miles707 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaFri 10:32 AM1409 km876 miles761 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 11:32 AM1838 km1142 miles993 nmNortheast NE
MajuroFri 11:32 AM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmNorth N
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