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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 01:40:00 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.59 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 26' 59.5"995.38 miwest0° 11' 47.4"13.50 minorth995.63 mi
24 hours13° 01' 59.8"897.80 mieast4° 47' 04.0"328.76 minorth958.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArawaSat 11:40 AM316 km196 miles171 nmEast-southeast ESE
GizoSat 12:40 PM540 km335 miles291 nmSoutheast SE
LaeSat 11:40 AM673 km418 miles363 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbySat 11:40 AM781 km485 miles422 nmSouthwest SW
HoniaraSat 12:40 PM907 km564 miles490 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraSat 10:40 AM1385 km861 miles748 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalikirSat 12:40 PM1469 km913 miles793 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairnsSat 11:40 AM1505 km935 miles813 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 1:40 PM1645 km1022 miles888 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariSat 10:40 AM2147 km1334 miles1159 nmWest-northwest WNW
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