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 01:40:00 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 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||152° 53' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.98 meters/second, 1601.9 km/hour, 995.4 miles/hour or 865.0 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' 59.5"||995.38 mi||west||0° 11' 47.4"||13.50 mi||north||995.63 mi|
|24 hours||13° 01' 59.8"||897.80 mi||east||4° 47' 04.0"||328.76 mi||north||958.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arawa||Sat 11:40 AM||316 km||196 miles||171 nm|| ESE|
|Gizo||Sat 12:40 PM||540 km||335 miles||291 nm|| SE|
|Lae||Sat 11:40 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Sat 11:40 AM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm|| SW|
|Honiara||Sat 12:40 PM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm|| ESE|
|Jayapura||Sat 10:40 AM||1385 km||861 miles||748 nm|| WNW|
|Palikir||Sat 12:40 PM||1469 km||913 miles||793 nm|| NNE|
|Cairns||Sat 11:40 AM||1505 km||935 miles||813 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Sat 1:40 PM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm|| ENE|
|Manokwari||Sat 10:40 AM||2147 km||1334 miles||1159 nm|| WNW|
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