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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 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 27' South, Longitude: 167° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.82 meters/second, 1601.4 km/hour, 995.0 miles/hour or 864.7 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 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 26' 57.0"995.02 miwest0° 11' 45.7"13.47 minorth995.27 mi
24 hours346° 57' 08.4"898.51 miwest4° 46' 49.1"328.48 minorth959.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenSat 12:40 PM546 km339 miles295 nmNorth N
HoniaraSat 11:40 AM925 km575 miles500 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 12:40 PM987 km613 miles533 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiSat 12:40 PM1356 km843 miles732 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaSat 11:40 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmSouth S
MajuroSat 12:40 PM1458 km906 miles787 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalikirSat 11:40 AM1705 km1059 miles921 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaSat 12:40 PM1850 km1150 miles999 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandFri 12:40 PM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbySat 10:40 AM2266 km1408 miles1224 nmWest-southwest WSW
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