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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 22:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 53' South, Longitude: 161° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.45 meters/second, 1600.0 km/hour, 994.2 miles/hour or 863.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.57 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 26' 52.0"994.19 miwest0° 11' 41.8"13.40 minorth994.45 mi
24 hours13° 04' 45.3"900.02 mieast4° 46' 09.8"327.73 minorth960.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 12:30 PM966 km600 miles522 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoSat 11:30 AM1155 km718 miles624 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sat 12:30 PM1441 km895 miles778 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaFri 12:30 PM1708 km1061 miles922 nmSouth S
AlofiFri 11:30 AM1727 km1073 miles933 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandFri 10:30 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteFri 12:30 PM1820 km1131 miles983 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSat 10:30 AM2164 km1345 miles1169 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 11:30 AM2253 km1400 miles1217 nmSouthwest SW
SuvaSat 10:30 AM2581 km1604 miles1393 nmWest-southwest WSW
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