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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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 40' South, Longitude: 176° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.63 meters/second, 1600.7 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' 54.4"994.59 miwest0° 11' 43.7"13.43 minorth994.85 mi
24 hours13° 03' 50.8"899.30 mieast4° 46' 29.8"328.11 minorth959.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiSat 11:32 AM587 km365 miles317 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 11:32 AM649 km403 miles351 nmNorth N
RawakiSat 12:32 PM656 km408 miles354 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoSat 12:32 PM692 km430 miles374 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 1:32 PM998 km620 miles539 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Sat 1:32 PM1030 km640 miles556 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaSat 11:32 AM1425 km886 miles770 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaSat 11:32 AM1493 km928 miles806 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiFri 12:32 PM1634 km1015 miles882 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaSat 12:32 PM1715 km1065 miles926 nmSouth S
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