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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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 59' South
Longitude: 156° 19' 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"983.30 miwest0° 10' 38.0"12.18 minorth983.64 mi
24 hours13° 25' 26.6"914.58 mieast4° 29' 53.2"309.13 minorth970.49 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 AM216 km134 miles116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraFri 11:30 AM404 km251 miles218 nmEast E
ArawaFri 10:30 AM423 km263 miles229 nmNorth N
Port MoresbyFri 10:30 AM1003 km623 miles542 nmWest W
CairnsFri 10:30 AM1375 km854 miles742 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaFri 11:30 AM1554 km966 miles839 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 12:30 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmNortheast NE
PalikirFri 11:30 AM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmNorth N
JayapuraFri 9:30 AM1912 km1188 miles1033 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneFri 10:30 AM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmSouth S
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