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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 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 01' South, Longitude: 158° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.56 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"983.20 miwest0° 10' 37.4"12.17 minorth983.55 mi
24 hours13° 25' 36.3"914.69 mieast4° 29' 41.7"308.92 minorth970.53 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 AM150 km93 miles81 nmEast-northeast ENE
GizoFri 11:20 AM295 km183 miles159 nmNorthwest NW
ArawaFri 10:20 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyFri 10:20 AM1267 km787 miles684 nmWest W
Port VilaFri 11:20 AM1343 km835 miles725 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 12:20 PM1387 km862 miles749 nmNortheast NE
CairnsFri 10:20 AM1595 km991 miles861 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirFri 11:20 AM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmNorth N
BrisbaneFri 10:20 AM2023 km1257 miles1092 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaFri 12:20 PM2025 km1258 miles1094 nmNortheast NE
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