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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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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, March 8, 2014 at 1:27 PM

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.67 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 27' 48.6"1000.45 miwest0° 12' 00.5"13.75 minorth1000.56 mi
24 hours12° 44' 27.9"881.31 mieast4° 43' 24.1"324.56 minorth938.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandSat 12:30 PM129 km80 miles69 nmNortheast NE
Howland IslandSat 12:30 PM180 km112 miles97 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RawakiSun 1:30 PM796 km495 miles430 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSun 12:30 PM950 km590 miles513 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSun 12:30 PM1115 km693 miles602 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSun 1:30 PM1164 km724 miles629 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroSun 12:30 PM1553 km965 miles838 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Sun 2:30 PM1571 km976 miles848 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSun 12:30 PM1767 km1098 miles954 nmWest W
SuvaSun 12:30 PM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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