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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 23:50:00 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 23:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 06' South, Longitude: 166° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.42 meters/second, 1581.9 km/hour, 983.0 miles/hour or 854.2 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' 56.4"982.83 miwest0° 10' 35.3"12.13 minorth983.18 mi
24 hours13° 26' 06.8"914.94 mieast4° 29' 05.7"308.21 minorth970.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleFri 10:50 AM608 km378 miles328 nmSouth S
HoniaraFri 10:50 AM690 km429 miles372 nmWest W
Port VilaFri 10:50 AM874 km543 miles472 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 11:50 AM1061 km659 miles573 nmNorth N
NoumeaFri 10:50 AM1346 km837 miles727 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 11:50 AM1440 km895 miles778 nmEast E
TarawaFri 11:50 AM1480 km920 miles799 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaFri 11:50 AM1590 km988 miles858 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroFri 11:50 AM1987 km1234 miles1073 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalikirFri 10:50 AM2083 km1294 miles1124 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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