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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 1:00:00 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 01:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 54' South, Longitude: 149° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.73 meters/second, 1583.0 km/hour, 983.6 miles/hour or 854.8 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' 59.3"983.51 miWest0° 10' 39.9"12.22 miNorth983.85 mi
24 hours13° 24' 58.3"914.22 miEast4° 30' 25.8"309.73 miNorth970.29 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 11:00 AM244 km152 miles132 nmWest-northwest WNW
LaeFri 11:00 AM437 km272 miles236 nmNorthwest NW
BukaFri 11:00 AM766 km476 miles413 nmNortheast NE
ArawaFri 11:00 AM795 km494 miles429 nmEast-northeast ENE
GizoFri 12:00 Noon846 km525 miles457 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsFri 11:00 AM869 km540 miles469 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraFri 12:00 Noon1163 km723 miles628 nmEast E
JayapuraFri 10:00 AM1257 km781 miles679 nmNorthwest NW
ManokwariFri 10:00 AM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneFri 11:00 AM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmSouth S

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