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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 12:40:00 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 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 57' South, Longitude: 154° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.64 meters/second, 1582.7 km/hour, 983.4 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"983.32 miWest0° 10' 38.7"12.19 miNorth983.66 mi
24 hours13° 25' 17.9"914.43 miEast4° 30' 03.3"309.30 miNorth970.38 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 AM357 km222 miles193 nmNortheast NE
ArawaFri 10:40 AM440 km273 miles237 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BukaFri 10:40 AM503 km313 miles272 nmNorth N
HoniaraFri 11:40 AM637 km396 miles344 nmEast E
Port MoresbyFri 10:40 AM769 km478 miles415 nmWest W
LaeFri 10:40 AM869 km540 miles469 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsFri 10:40 AM1192 km741 miles644 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraFri 9:40 AM1701 km1057 miles918 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port VilaFri 11:40 AM1753 km1089 miles946 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 12:40 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmNortheast NE

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