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 02:00:00 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 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.04 meters/second, 1602.1 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.1 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° 27' 00.3"||995.50 mi||west||0° 11' 47.9"||13.51 mi||north||995.74 mi|
|24 hours||13° 01' 42.5"||897.57 mi||east||4° 47' 08.4"||328.85 mi||north||958.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lae||Sat 12:00 Noon||208 km||129 miles||112 nm|| SW|
|Mount Hagen||Sat 12:00 Noon||431 km||268 miles||233 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Sat 12:00 Noon||481 km||299 miles||260 nm|| SSW|
|Arawa||Sat 12:00 Noon||839 km||521 miles||453 nm|| E|
|Jayapura||Sat 11:00 AM||868 km||540 miles||469 nm|| WNW|
|Gizo||Sat 1:00 PM||1023 km||635 miles||552 nm|| ESE|
|Cairns||Sat 12:00 Noon||1321 km||821 miles||714 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Sat 1:00 PM||1394 km||866 miles||753 nm|| ESE|
|Manokwari||Sat 11:00 AM||1628 km||1012 miles||879 nm|| WNW|
|Palikir||Sat 1:00 PM||1747 km||1086 miles||943 nm|| NE|
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