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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 = Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 12:20:00 AM.

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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 Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 31' South, Longitude: 172° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.76 meters/second, 1601.1 km/hour, 994.9 miles/hour or 864.6 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' 56.3"994.82 miWest0° 11' 45.1"13.46 miNorth995.07 mi
24 hours346° 56' 50.0"898.69 miWest4° 46' 43.4"328.35 miNorth959.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaSat 12:20 PM770 km478 miles416 nmNorth N
FunafutiSat 12:20 PM819 km509 miles442 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSat 12:20 PM822 km511 miles444 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandFri 12:20 PM1387 km862 miles749 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroSat 12:20 PM1399 km870 miles756 nmNorth N
Port VilaSat 11:20 AM1424 km885 miles769 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSat 11:20 AM1442 km896 miles778 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaSat 12:20 PM1541 km957 miles832 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoSat 1:20 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Sat 2:20 PM1962 km1219 miles1060 nmEast-southeast ESE

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