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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 11:30:00 PM.

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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

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 5:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 41' South, Longitude: 175° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.62 meters/second, 1600.6 km/hour, 994.6 miles/hour or 864.3 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' 54.3"994.50 miWest0° 11' 43.6"13.43 miNorth994.76 mi
24 hours13° 03' 53.6"899.27 miEast4° 46' 28.8"328.07 miNorth959.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiSat 12:30 PM578 km359 miles312 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoSat 12:30 PM629 km391 miles339 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandFri 11:30 AM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth N
FunafutiSat 11:30 AM660 km410 miles356 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 1:30 PM962 km598 miles520 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Sat 1:30 PM992 km616 miles535 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaSat 11:30 AM1496 km930 miles808 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaSat 11:30 AM1525 km948 miles824 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiFri 12:30 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaSat 12:30 PM1710 km1062 miles923 nmSouth S

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