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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
This phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, March 8, 2014 at 1:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 00' South, Longitude: 61° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.89 meters/second, 1605.2 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 27' 14.0"997.35 miwest0° 11' 55.7"13.66 minorth997.56 mi
24 hours12° 56' 42.0"893.23 mieast4° 47' 48.7"329.59 minorth953.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSat 12:00 Noon659 km409 miles356 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSat 2:00 PM1279 km795 miles691 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleSat 1:00 PM1627 km1011 miles878 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSat 12:00 Noon1836 km1141 miles991 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuSat 11:00 AM1903 km1183 miles1028 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisSat 12:00 Noon1973 km1226 miles1065 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniSat 11:00 AM2168 km1347 miles1170 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 1:30 PM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoSat 11:00 AM2233 km1387 miles1206 nmSouthwest SW
ColomboSat 1:30 PM2385 km1482 miles1288 nmEast-northeast ENE

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