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 08:00:00 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 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 27.2"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 14.0"||997.42 mi||west||0° 11' 55.7"||13.66 mi||north||997.63 mi|
|24 hours||12° 56' 42.0"||893.30 mi||east||4° 47' 48.7"||329.61 mi||north||953.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sat 12:00 Noon||659 km||409 miles||356 nm|| W|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 2:00 PM||1279 km||795 miles||691 nm|| ESE|
|Male||Sat 1:00 PM||1627 km||1011 miles||878 nm|| NE|
|Port Louis||Sat 12:00 Noon||1836 km||1141 miles||991 nm|| SSW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 11:00 AM||1903 km||1183 miles||1028 nm|| WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 12:00 Noon||1973 km||1226 miles||1065 nm|| SSW|
|Moroni||Sat 11:00 AM||2161 km||1343 miles||1167 nm|| WSW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 1:30 PM||2216 km||1377 miles||1196 nm|| NE|
|Antananarivo||Sat 11:00 AM||2233 km||1387 miles||1206 nm|| SW|
|Colombo||Sat 1:30 PM||2385 km||1482 miles||1288 nm|| ENE|
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