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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, February 28, 2014 at 00:32:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 59' South, Longitude: 156° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.61 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
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.39 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 25' 58.0"983.24 miwest0° 10' 38.0"12.18 minorth983.58 mi
24 hours13° 25' 25.6"914.51 mieast4° 29' 54.2"309.13 minorth970.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoFri 11:32 AM223 km138 miles120 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ArawaFri 10:32 AM419 km260 miles226 nmNorth N
HoniaraFri 11:32 AM427 km265 miles231 nmEast E
BukaFri 10:32 AM527 km328 miles285 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbyFri 10:32 AM980 km609 miles529 nmWest W
CairnsFri 10:32 AM1356 km842 miles732 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaFri 11:32 AM1573 km978 miles850 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 12:32 PM1589 km987 miles858 nmNortheast NE
PalikirFri 11:32 AM1882 km1170 miles1016 nmNorth N
JayapuraFri 9:32 AM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmWest-northwest WNW

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