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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 00:20:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||172° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.77 meters/second, 1601.2 km/hour, 994.9 miles/hour or 864.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 26.8"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 56.3"||994.89 mi||west||0° 11' 45.1"||13.46 mi||north||995.14 mi|
|24 hours||346° 56' 50.9"||898.74 mi||west||4° 46' 43.7"||328.38 mi||north||959.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tarawa||Sat 12:20 PM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm|| N|
|Yaren||Sat 12:20 PM||801 km||498 miles||433 nm|| NW|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:20 PM||849 km||527 miles||458 nm|| ESE|
|Majuro||Sat 12:20 PM||1405 km||873 miles||758 nm|| N|
|Baker Island||Fri 12:20 PM||1413 km||878 miles||763 nm|| ENE|
|Honiara||Sat 11:20 AM||1413 km||878 miles||763 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Sat 11:20 AM||1414 km||879 miles||764 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Sat 12:20 PM||1554 km||965 miles||839 nm|| SSE|
|Fakaofo||Sat 1:20 PM||1883 km||1170 miles||1017 nm|| ESE|
|Apia *||Sat 2:20 PM||1989 km||1236 miles||1074 nm|| ESE|
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