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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 5:17 PM
This phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, March 8, 2014 at 1:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 01' South, Longitude: 61° 37' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.62 miWest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.9"997.34 miWest0° 11' 55.7"13.66 miNorth997.56 mi
24 hours12° 56' 42.8"893.25 miEast4° 47' 48.7"329.59 miNorth953.59 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 Noon688 km428 miles372 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSat 2:00 PM1251 km777 miles675 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleSat 1:00 PM1602 km995 miles865 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSat 12:00 Noon1843 km1145 miles995 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuSat 11:00 AM1932 km1200 miles1043 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisSat 12:00 Noon1982 km1232 miles1070 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 1:30 PM2193 km1363 miles1184 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSat 11:00 AM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoSat 11:00 AM2253 km1400 miles1216 nmSouthwest SW
ColomboSat 1:30 PM2360 km1466 miles1274 nmEast-northeast ENE

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