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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 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 52' South, Longitude: 146° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.77 meters/second, 1583.2 km/hour, 983.7 miles/hour or 854.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.40 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 25' 59.6"983.69 miwest0° 10' 40.7"12.23 minorth984.03 mi
24 hours13° 24' 47.5"914.17 mieast4° 30' 38.2"309.99 minorth970.31 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 11:10 AM71 km44 miles38 nmNortheast NE
LaeFri 11:10 AM348 km216 miles188 nmNorth N
Mount HagenFri 11:10 AM520 km323 miles281 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsFri 11:10 AM787 km489 miles425 nmSouth S
BukaFri 11:10 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraFri 10:10 AM1046 km650 miles565 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraFri 12:10 PM1456 km905 miles786 nmEast E
ManokwariFri 10:10 AM1716 km1066 miles927 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinFri 10:40 AM1755 km1090 miles947 nmWest W
Alice SpringsFri 10:40 AM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmSouthwest SW
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