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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 = Midnight between Thursday, February 27, 2014 and Friday, February 28, 2014.

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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 Friday, February 28, 2014 at 00:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 04' South, Longitude: 163° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.47 meters/second, 1582.1 km/hour, 983.1 miles/hour or 854.3 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' 56.7"982.93 miWest0° 10' 36.0"12.14 miNorth983.27 mi
24 hours13° 25' 56.9"914.84 miEast4° 29' 17.3"308.43 miNorth970.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraFri 11:00 AM428 km266 miles231 nmWest W
LuganvilleFri 11:00 AM705 km438 miles380 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GizoFri 11:00 AM795 km494 miles429 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port VilaFri 11:00 AM978 km608 miles528 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ArawaFri 10:00 AM1002 km623 miles541 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenFri 12:00 Noon1109 km689 miles599 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaFri 11:00 AM1379 km857 miles745 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 12:00 Noon1629 km1012 miles880 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiFri 12:00 Noon1700 km1056 miles918 nmEast E
SuvaFri 12:00 Noon1812 km1126 miles978 nmEast-southeast ESE

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