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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 12:50:00 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 00:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 25' South, Longitude: 165° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.85 meters/second, 1601.4 km/hour, 995.1 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' 11.7"0.22 miNorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 26' 57.5"995.00 miWest0° 11' 46.0"13.47 miNorth995.25 mi
24 hours13° 02' 43.9"898.34 miEast4° 46' 51.4"328.50 miNorth958.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenSat 12:50 PM573 km356 miles309 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraSat 11:50 AM728 km453 miles393 nmSouthwest SW
GizoSat 11:50 AM969 km602 miles523 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 12:50 PM1151 km715 miles622 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaSat 11:50 AM1404 km873 miles758 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroSat 12:50 PM1545 km960 miles834 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalikirSat 11:50 AM1573 km977 miles849 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FunafutiSat 12:50 PM1585 km985 miles856 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaSat 12:50 PM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbySat 10:50 AM2036 km1265 miles1100 nmWest-southwest WSW

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