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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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 50' South
Longitude: 144° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.82 meters/second, 1583.3 km/hour, 983.8 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' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 26' 00.0"983.78 miwest0° 10' 41.3"12.24 minorth984.12 mi
24 hours13° 24' 37.6"914.07 mieast4° 30' 49.4"310.21 minorth970.27 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 11:20 AM321 km200 miles173 nmEast E
Mount HagenFri 11:20 AM440 km273 miles238 nmNorth N
LaeFri 11:20 AM454 km282 miles245 nmNortheast NE
CairnsFri 11:20 AM800 km497 miles432 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JayapuraFri 10:20 AM899 km559 miles485 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinFri 10:50 AM1497 km930 miles808 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariFri 10:20 AM1505 km935 miles813 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraFri 12:20 PM1720 km1069 miles929 nmEast E
Alice SpringsFri 10:50 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmSouthwest SW
DiliFri 10:20 AM2061 km1280 miles1113 nmWest W
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