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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: 2%

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 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 47' South, Longitude: 139° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.90 meters/second, 1583.6 km/hour, 984.0 miles/hour or 855.1 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' 00.9"983.97 miwest0° 10' 42.6"12.27 minorth984.31 mi
24 hours13° 24' 18.1"913.86 mieast4° 31' 11.4"310.63 minorth970.17 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 11:40 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraFri 10:40 AM812 km504 miles438 nmNorth N
Port MoresbyFri 11:40 AM847 km526 miles457 nmEast E
LaeFri 11:40 AM893 km555 miles482 nmEast-northeast ENE
DarwinFri 11:10 AM989 km614 miles534 nmWest-southwest WSW
CairnsFri 11:40 AM1044 km649 miles564 nmSoutheast SE
ManokwariFri 10:40 AM1153 km717 miles623 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliFri 10:40 AM1533 km953 miles828 nmWest W
Alice SpringsFri 11:10 AM1652 km1027 miles892 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokFri 10:40 AM1985 km1233 miles1072 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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