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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 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 57' South
Longitude: 153° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.65 meters/second, 1582.7 km/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.6 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' 58.5"983.40 miwest0° 10' 38.7"12.19 minorth983.74 mi
24 hours13° 25' 16.7"914.48 mieast4° 30' 04.4"309.35 minorth970.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoFri 11:40 AM382 km237 miles206 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArawaFri 10:40 AM451 km280 miles243 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraFri 11:40 AM666 km414 miles360 nmEast E
Port MoresbyFri 10:40 AM740 km460 miles399 nmWest W
LaeFri 10:40 AM841 km523 miles454 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsFri 10:40 AM1170 km727 miles632 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraFri 9:40 AM1675 km1041 miles904 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenFri 12:40 PM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaFri 11:40 AM1778 km1105 miles960 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirFri 11:40 AM1924 km1196 miles1039 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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