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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 18:30:00 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 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
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 PM1143 km710 miles617 nmEast E
QuitoSat 1:30 PM1312 km815 miles709 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 PM1798 km1117 miles971 nmNorth N

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