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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 12:30:00 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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 59' South, Longitude: 156° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.60 meters/second, 1582.6 km/hour, 983.4 miles/hour or 854.5 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' 58.0"983.22 miWest0° 10' 38.0"12.18 miNorth983.56 mi
24 hours13° 25' 27.6"914.53 miEast4° 29' 51.8"309.09 miNorth970.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoFri 11:30 AM210 km131 miles113 nmNorth N
HoniaraFri 11:30 AM375 km233 miles202 nmEast E
ArawaFri 10:30 AM431 km268 miles232 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BukaFri 10:30 AM546 km339 miles295 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbyFri 10:30 AM1033 km642 miles558 nmWest W
CairnsFri 10:30 AM1399 km869 miles755 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaFri 11:30 AM1530 km951 miles826 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 12:30 PM1549 km963 miles837 nmNortheast NE
PalikirFri 11:30 AM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmNorth N
JayapuraFri 9:30 AM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmWest-northwest WNW

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