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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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 19' South
Longitude: 157° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.93 meters/second, 1601.8 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.59 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 26' 58.6"995.26 miwest0° 11' 46.8"13.49 minorth995.51 mi
24 hours13° 02' 16.9"898.04 mieast4° 46' 59.2"328.67 minorth958.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArawaSat 11:20 AM257 km159 miles139 nmWest-southwest WSW
GizoSat 12:20 PM322 km200 miles174 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSat 12:20 PM518 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSat 1:20 PM1153 km717 miles623 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbySat 11:20 AM1247 km775 miles673 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirSat 12:20 PM1354 km842 miles731 nmNorth N
Port VilaSat 12:20 PM1795 km1115 miles969 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsSat 11:20 AM1827 km1135 miles986 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSat 1:20 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraSat 10:20 AM1912 km1188 miles1032 nmWest W
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