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

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 12' South, Longitude: 148° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.03 meters/second, 1602.1 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.59 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 27' 00.2"995.42 miwest0° 11' 47.9"13.51 minorth995.67 mi
24 hours13° 01' 43.5"897.52 mieast4° 47' 08.1"328.82 minorth958.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LaeSat 12:00 Noon226 km141 miles122 nmSouthwest SW
Mount HagenSat 12:00 Noon461 km286 miles249 nmWest W
Port MoresbySat 12:00 Noon488 km303 miles263 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BukaSat 12:00 Noon703 km437 miles380 nmEast E
ArawaSat 12:00 Noon809 km503 miles437 nmEast E
JayapuraSat 11:00 AM897 km557 miles484 nmWest-northwest WNW
GizoSat 1:00 PM994 km618 miles537 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsSat 12:00 Noon1327 km825 miles717 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSat 1:00 PM1366 km849 miles737 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManokwariSat 11:00 AM1657 km1029 miles895 nmWest-northwest WNW
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