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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 02:40:00 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 02:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 36' South, Longitude: 125° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.15 meters/second, 1584.5 km/hour, 984.6 miles/hour or 855.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.41 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.21 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 26' 03.4"984.46 miwest0° 10' 46.2"12.34 minorth984.80 mi
24 hours13° 23' 20.7"913.19 mieast4° 32' 15.1"311.82 minorth969.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SuaiFri 11:40 AM32 km20 miles17 nmNorth N
SameFri 11:40 AM76 km47 miles41 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliFri 11:40 AM119 km74 miles64 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BaucauFri 11:40 AM178 km110 miles96 nmNortheast NE
KupangFri 10:40 AM199 km124 miles108 nmWest-southwest WSW
EndeFri 10:40 AM409 km254 miles221 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinFri 12:10 PM682 km424 miles368 nmEast-southeast ESE
KendariFri 10:40 AM694 km431 miles375 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AmbonFri 11:40 AM726 km451 miles392 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RabaFri 10:40 AM733 km455 miles396 nmWest W
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