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 00:30:00 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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||169° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.79 meters/second, 1601.3 km/hour, 995.0 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' 56.8"||994.95 mi||west||0° 11' 45.4"||13.47 mi||north||995.21 mi|
|24 hours||346° 56' 59.6"||898.62 mi||west||4° 46' 46.4"||328.43 mi||north||959.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Sat 12:30 PM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm|| NNW|
|Tarawa||Sat 12:30 PM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Sat 12:30 PM||1099 km||683 miles||594 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Sat 11:30 AM||1165 km||724 miles||629 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Sat 11:30 AM||1364 km||847 miles||736 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Sat 12:30 PM||1407 km||874 miles||759 nm|| N|
|Baker Island||Fri 12:30 PM||1656 km||1029 miles||894 nm|| ENE|
|Suva||Sat 12:30 PM||1688 km||1049 miles||912 nm|| SSE|
|Palikir||Sat 11:30 AM||1880 km||1168 miles||1015 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 1:30 PM||2143 km||1332 miles||1157 nm|| ESE|
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