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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 Friday, February 28, 2014 at 00:10:00 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 Friday, February 28, 2014 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 03' South, Longitude: 161° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.51 meters/second, 1582.2 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.38 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 25' 57.2"983.03 miwest0° 10' 36.7"12.16 minorth983.37 mi
24 hours13° 25' 47.2"914.74 mieast4° 29' 28.8"308.65 minorth970.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraFri 11:10 AM172 km107 miles93 nmWest-northwest WNW
GizoFri 11:10 AM544 km338 miles294 nmWest-northwest WNW
ArawaFri 10:10 AM769 km478 miles415 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuganvilleFri 11:10 AM872 km542 miles471 nmSoutheast SE
BukaFri 10:10 AM900 km559 miles486 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaFri 11:10 AM1132 km704 miles611 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 12:10 PM1217 km756 miles657 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyFri 10:10 AM1560 km969 miles842 nmWest W
TarawaFri 12:10 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmNortheast NE
CairnsFri 10:10 AM1853 km1151 miles1001 nmWest-southwest WSW

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