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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

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 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 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 07' South, Longitude: 3° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.41 meters/second, 1607.1 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.64 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 27' 24.0"998.50 miwest0° 11' 59.4"13.73 minorth998.69 mi
24 hours12° 53' 08.6"890.01 mieast4° 47' 30.1"329.23 minorth949.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbidjanSat 12:30 PM935 km581 miles505 nmNorth N
San PédroSat 12:30 PM940 km584 miles508 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AccraSat 12:30 PM1022 km635 miles552 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSat 12:30 PM1117 km694 miles603 nmNorth N
LomeSat 12:30 PM1145 km711 miles618 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméSat 12:30 PM1192 km741 miles644 nmEast-northeast ENE
Porto NovoSat 1:30 PM1256 km781 miles678 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosSat 1:30 PM1298 km807 miles701 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaSat 12:30 PM1327 km825 miles716 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownSat 12:30 PM1439 km894 miles777 nmSouth S

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