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 Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 00:30:00 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 Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||177° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.24 meters/second, 1610.1 km/hour, 1000.5 miles/hour or 869.4 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||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 48.6"||1000.45 mi||west||0° 12' 00.5"||13.75 mi||north||1000.56 mi|
|24 hours||12° 44' 27.9"||881.31 mi||east||4° 43' 24.1"||324.56 mi||north||938.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Sat 12:30 PM||129 km||80 miles||69 nm|| NE|
|Howland Island||Sat 12:30 PM||180 km||112 miles||97 nm|| NNE|
|Rawaki||Sun 1:30 PM||796 km||495 miles||430 nm|| ESE|
|Funafuti||Sun 12:30 PM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm|| SSW|
|Tarawa||Sun 12:30 PM||1115 km||693 miles||602 nm|| WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 1:30 PM||1164 km||724 miles||629 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Sun 12:30 PM||1553 km||965 miles||838 nm|| NW|
|Apia *||Sun 2:30 PM||1571 km||976 miles||848 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Sun 12:30 PM||1767 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| W|
|Suva||Sun 12:30 PM||1986 km||1234 miles||1072 nm|| SSW|
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