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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 11:40:00 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 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 39' South, Longitude: 177° 57' West

The ground speed is currently 444.65 meters/second, 1600.7 kilometres/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 54.7"994.56 miWest0° 11' 43.9"13.44 miNorth994.82 mi
24 hours13° 03' 44.8"899.16 miEast4° 46' 32.0"328.13 miNorth959.66 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiSat 11:40 AM447 km278 miles241 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 11:40 AM667 km414 miles360 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AtafuSat 12:40 PM680 km423 miles367 nmEast-southeast ESE
Howland IslandFri 11:40 AM729 km453 miles394 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kanton IslandSat 12:40 PM764 km475 miles413 nmEast-northeast ENE
RawakiSat 12:40 PM831 km516 miles449 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoSat 12:40 PM850 km528 miles459 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mata-UtuSat 11:40 AM868 km540 miles469 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TabiteueaSat 11:40 AM949 km590 miles512 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Sat 1:40 PM1130 km702 miles610 nmSoutheast SE

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