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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 12:50:00 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 00:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 56' South, Longitude: 151° 46' East

The ground speed is currently 439.68 meters/second, 1582.9 kilometres/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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"983.41 miWest0° 10' 39.3"12.20 miNorth983.75 mi
24 hours13° 25' 08.0"914.33 miEast4° 30' 14.5"309.52 miNorth970.34 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbyFri 10:50 AM506 km314 miles273 nmWest W
ArawaFri 10:50 AM585 km363 miles316 nmNortheast NE
BukaFri 10:50 AM591 km367 miles319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoFri 11:50 AM593 km368 miles320 nmEast-northeast ENE
LaeFri 10:50 AM635 km394 miles343 nmWest-northwest WNW
RabaulFri 10:50 AM635 km394 miles343 nmNorth N
HoniaraFri 11:50 AM900 km559 miles486 nmEast E
Mount HagenFri 10:50 AM946 km588 miles511 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsFri 10:50 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraFri 9:50 AM1472 km914 miles795 nmWest-northwest WNW

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