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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 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:

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"994.89 miwest0° 11' 45.1"13.46 minorth995.14 mi
24 hours346° 56' 50.9"898.74 miwest4° 46' 43.7"328.38 minorth959.26 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 PM773 km480 miles417 nmNorth N
YarenSat 12:20 PM801 km498 miles433 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSat 12:20 PM849 km527 miles458 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroSat 12:20 PM1405 km873 miles758 nmNorth N
Baker IslandFri 12:20 PM1413 km878 miles763 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraSat 11:20 AM1413 km878 miles763 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSat 11:20 AM1414 km879 miles764 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaSat 12:20 PM1554 km965 miles839 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoSat 1:20 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Sat 2:20 PM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmEast-southeast ESE
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