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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 01:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 54' South, Longitude: 149° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.73 meters/second, 1583.0 km/hour, 983.7 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 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 25' 59.3"983.59 miwest0° 10' 40.0"12.22 minorth983.93 mi
24 hours13° 24' 57.1"914.28 mieast4° 30' 27.1"309.78 minorth970.36 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 AM215 km134 miles116 nmWest-northwest WNW
LaeFri 11:00 AM420 km261 miles227 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ArawaFri 11:00 AM820 km510 miles443 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsFri 11:00 AM857 km532 miles463 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GizoFri 12:00 Noon874 km543 miles472 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraFri 12:00 Noon1193 km741 miles644 nmEast E
JayapuraFri 10:00 AM1234 km767 miles666 nmNorthwest NW
ManokwariFri 10:00 AM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneFri 11:00 AM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinFri 10:30 AM2014 km1251 miles1087 nmWest W
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