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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, February 28, 2014 at 01:50:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 01:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 45' South, Longitude: 137° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.94 meters/second, 1583.8 km/hour, 984.1 miles/hour or 855.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.40 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 26' 01.3"983.99 miwest0° 10' 43.1"12.28 minorth984.33 mi
24 hours13° 24' 09.5"913.71 mieast4° 31' 21.3"310.79 minorth970.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinFri 11:20 AM771 km479 miles416 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraFri 10:50 AM880 km547 miles475 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariFri 10:50 AM1047 km651 miles565 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbyFri 11:50 AM1081 km672 miles584 nmEast E
CairnsFri 11:50 AM1210 km752 miles653 nmSoutheast SE
DiliFri 10:50 AM1299 km807 miles702 nmWest W
Alice SpringsFri 11:20 AM1587 km986 miles857 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManadoFri 9:50 AM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokFri 10:50 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth N
GorontaloFri 9:50 AM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmNorthwest NW

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