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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 00:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 55' South, Longitude: 151° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.69 meters/second, 1582.9 km/hour, 983.6 miles/hour or 854.7 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' 58.8"983.49 miwest0° 10' 39.4"12.21 minorth983.83 mi
24 hours13° 25' 07.0"914.38 mieast4° 30' 15.9"309.57 minorth970.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbyFri 10:50 AM477 km296 miles257 nmWest W
ArawaFri 10:50 AM606 km377 miles327 nmNortheast NE
BukaFri 10:50 AM607 km377 miles328 nmNortheast NE
LaeFri 10:50 AM610 km379 miles329 nmNorthwest NW
GizoFri 11:50 AM621 km386 miles335 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraFri 11:50 AM929 km577 miles502 nmEast E
CairnsFri 10:50 AM992 km616 miles536 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraFri 9:50 AM1447 km899 miles781 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneFri 10:50 AM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmSouth S
YarenFri 12:50 PM1998 km1241 miles1079 nmEast-northeast ENE
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