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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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 43' South, Longitude: 173° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.60 meters/second, 1600.6 km/hour, 994.5 miles/hour or 864.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.58 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 26' 54.0"994.51 miwest0° 11' 43.4"13.43 minorth994.77 mi
24 hours13° 04' 01.3"899.44 mieast4° 46' 26.1"328.04 minorth959.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiSat 12:20 PM371 km231 miles200 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoSat 12:20 PM470 km292 miles254 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandFri 11:20 AM737 km458 miles398 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FunafutiSat 11:20 AM872 km542 miles471 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 1:20 PM897 km557 miles484 nmSouth S
Apia *Sat 1:20 PM916 km569 miles495 nmSouth S
Pago PagoFri 12:20 PM991 km616 miles535 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiFri 12:20 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaSat 11:20 AM1636 km1017 miles883 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSat 11:20 AM1705 km1059 miles920 nmWest-northwest WNW
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