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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 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 59' South
Longitude: 155° 50' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.39 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 25' 58.1"983.32 miwest0° 10' 38.2"12.18 minorth983.66 mi
24 hours13° 25' 24.6"914.56 mieast4° 29' 55.3"309.18 minorth970.48 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 AM235 km146 miles127 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ArawaFri 10:32 AM416 km258 miles224 nmNorth N
HoniaraFri 11:32 AM456 km283 miles246 nmEast E
Port MoresbyFri 10:32 AM951 km591 miles513 nmWest W
CairnsFri 10:32 AM1332 km828 miles719 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaFri 11:32 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 12:32 PM1611 km1001 miles870 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraFri 9:32 AM1864 km1158 miles1007 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalikirFri 11:32 AM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmNorth N
BrisbaneFri 10:32 AM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmSouth S
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