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 23:30:00 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: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||162° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.20 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 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' 27.7"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 46.6"||1000.36 mi||west||0° 12' 00.9"||13.76 mi||north||1000.48 mi|
|24 hours||12° 45' 08.3"||882.04 mi||east||4° 43' 55.0"||325.15 mi||north||939.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Sun 1:30 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm|| ENE|
|Rawaki||Sun 12:30 PM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm|| WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 12:30 PM||1326 km||824 miles||716 nm|| SW|
|Baker Island||Sat 11:30 AM||1533 km||953 miles||828 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 1:30 PM||1741 km||1082 miles||940 nm|| SW|
|Alofi||Sat 12:30 PM||2154 km||1339 miles||1163 nm|| SSW|
|Funafuti||Sun 11:30 AM||2169 km||1348 miles||1171 nm|| WSW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 1:30 PM||2272 km||1412 miles||1227 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Sat 1:30 PM||2338 km||1453 miles||1262 nm|| SE|
|Honolulu||Sat 1:30 PM||2515 km||1563 miles||1358 nm|| NNE|
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