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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 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° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.52 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.39 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 25' 57.3"983.11 miwest0° 10' 36.8"12.16 minorth983.45 mi
24 hours13° 25' 46.0"914.79 mieast4° 29' 30.1"308.70 minorth970.57 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 AM145 km90 miles78 nmWest-northwest WNW
GizoFri 11:10 AM517 km321 miles279 nmWest-northwest WNW
ArawaFri 10:10 AM744 km462 miles402 nmNorthwest NW
BukaFri 10:10 AM876 km544 miles473 nmNorthwest NW
LuganvilleFri 11:10 AM893 km555 miles482 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaFri 11:10 AM1152 km716 miles622 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 12:10 PM1232 km765 miles665 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyFri 10:10 AM1531 km951 miles826 nmWest W
CairnsFri 10:10 AM1827 km1135 miles986 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaFri 12:10 PM1827 km1135 miles986 nmNortheast NE
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