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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, February 28, 2014 at 1:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 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° 45' 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' 00.8"983.89 miWest0° 10' 42.5"12.27 miNorth984.23 mi
24 hours13° 24' 19.1"913.81 miEast4° 31' 10.2"310.58 miNorth970.11 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 AM658 km409 miles355 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraFri 10:40 AM808 km502 miles436 nmNorth N
Port MoresbyFri 11:40 AM818 km508 miles441 nmEast E
LaeFri 11:40 AM866 km538 miles468 nmEast-northeast ENE
DarwinFri 11:10 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmWest-southwest WSW
CairnsFri 11:40 AM1025 km637 miles553 nmSoutheast SE
ManokwariFri 10:40 AM1169 km727 miles631 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliFri 10:40 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmWest W
Alice SpringsFri 11:10 AM1662 km1033 miles897 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokFri 10:40 AM1993 km1239 miles1076 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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