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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 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 39' South, Longitude: 178° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.66 meters/second, 1600.8 km/hour, 994.7 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' 54.8"994.64 miwest0° 11' 44.0"13.44 minorth994.90 mi
24 hours13° 03' 43.7"899.21 mieast4° 46' 32.2"328.16 minorth959.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiSat 11:40 AM425 km264 miles230 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 11:40 AM674 km419 miles364 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RawakiSat 12:40 PM860 km534 miles464 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoSat 12:40 PM874 km543 miles472 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Sat 1:40 PM1149 km714 miles620 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaSat 11:40 AM1250 km777 miles675 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaSat 11:40 AM1429 km888 miles771 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiFri 12:40 PM1735 km1078 miles937 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaSat 12:40 PM1744 km1084 miles942 nmSouth S
YarenSat 11:40 AM1746 km1085 miles943 nmWest-northwest WNW
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