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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 12:30:00 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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 29' South, Longitude: 170° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.79 meters/second, 1601.2 km/hour, 995.0 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' 56.7"994.88 miWest0° 11' 45.4"13.46 miNorth995.13 mi
24 hours346° 56' 58.7"898.57 miWest4° 46' 46.1"328.40 miNorth959.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenSat 12:30 PM645 km401 miles348 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaSat 12:30 PM833 km518 miles450 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiSat 12:30 PM1069 km664 miles577 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSat 11:30 AM1192 km741 miles644 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSat 11:30 AM1368 km850 miles739 nmSouth S
MajuroSat 12:30 PM1399 km870 miles756 nmNorth N
Baker IslandFri 12:30 PM1628 km1012 miles879 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaSat 12:30 PM1672 km1039 miles903 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirSat 11:30 AM1901 km1181 miles1027 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSat 1:30 PM2117 km1316 miles1143 nmEast-southeast ESE

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