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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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 48' South, Longitude: 141° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.86 meters/second, 1583.5 km/hour, 983.9 miles/hour or 855.0 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' 00.6"983.88 miwest0° 10' 41.9"12.26 minorth984.22 mi
24 hours13° 24' 27.9"913.97 mieast4° 31' 00.5"310.42 minorth970.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mount HagenFri 11:30 AM508 km315 miles274 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyFri 11:30 AM584 km363 miles315 nmEast E
LaeFri 11:30 AM657 km408 miles355 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraFri 10:30 AM814 km506 miles440 nmNorth N
CairnsFri 11:30 AM893 km555 miles482 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinFri 11:00 AM1241 km771 miles670 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariFri 10:30 AM1314 km817 miles710 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsFri 11:00 AM1758 km1092 miles949 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliFri 10:30 AM1797 km1117 miles970 nmWest W
HoniaraFri 12:30 PM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmEast E
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