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 01:20:00 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 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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 27.0"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||north||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 58.6"||995.26 mi||west||0° 11' 46.8"||13.49 mi||north||995.51 mi|
|24 hours||13° 02' 16.9"||898.04 mi||east||4° 46' 59.2"||328.67 mi||north||958.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arawa||Sat 11:20 AM||257 km||159 miles||139 nm|| WSW|
|Gizo||Sat 12:20 PM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Sat 12:20 PM||518 km||322 miles||280 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Sat 1:20 PM||1153 km||717 miles||623 nm|| ENE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 11:20 AM||1247 km||775 miles||673 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Sat 12:20 PM||1354 km||842 miles||731 nm|| N|
|Port Vila||Sat 12:20 PM||1795 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| SE|
|Cairns||Sat 11:20 AM||1827 km||1135 miles||986 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Sat 1:20 PM||1857 km||1154 miles||1003 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Sat 10:20 AM||1912 km||1188 miles||1032 nm|| W|
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