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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 = Friday, February 28, 2014 at 12:20:00 AM.

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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 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 01' South, Longitude: 158° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.55 meters/second, 1582.4 km/hour, 983.3 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' 57.6"983.12 miWest0° 10' 37.4"12.17 miNorth983.47 mi
24 hours13° 25' 37.4"914.63 miEast4° 29' 40.3"308.87 miNorth970.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraFri 11:20 AM124 km77 miles67 nmEast-northeast ENE
GizoFri 11:20 AM317 km197 miles171 nmNorthwest NW
ArawaFri 10:20 AM564 km350 miles304 nmNorthwest NW
BukaFri 10:20 AM696 km432 miles376 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyFri 10:20 AM1296 km806 miles700 nmWest W
Port VilaFri 11:20 AM1321 km821 miles713 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 12:20 PM1367 km849 miles738 nmNortheast NE
CairnsFri 10:20 AM1621 km1007 miles875 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirFri 11:20 AM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmNorth N
TarawaFri 12:20 PM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmNortheast NE

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