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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 00:50:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

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
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 PM574 km356 miles310 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 km872 miles758 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroSat 12:50 PM1542 km958 miles833 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalikirSat 11:50 AM1572 km977 miles849 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FunafutiSat 12:50 PM1587 km986 miles857 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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