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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 6:30:00 PM.

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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 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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 55' South, Longitude: 90° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.93 meters/second, 1608.9 km/hour, 999.7 miles/hour or 868.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.66 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miNorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 27' 36.7"999.67 miWest0° 12' 01.4"13.77 miNorth999.82 mi
24 hours12° 48' 39.1"885.65 miEast4° 46' 02.3"327.55 miNorth944.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:30 PM129 km80 miles69 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilSat 1:30 PM1144 km711 miles618 nmEast E
QuitoSat 1:30 PM1311 km815 miles708 nmEast E
San JoseSat 12:30 PM1474 km916 miles796 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 12:30 PM1614 km1003 miles871 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CaliSat 1:30 PM1631 km1013 miles881 nmEast-northeast ENE
PanamaSat 1:30 PM1688 km1049 miles912 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 12:30 PM1730 km1075 miles934 nmNorth N
Santa AnaSat 12:30 PM1760 km1094 miles950 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaSat 12:30 PM1800 km1119 miles972 nmNorth N

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