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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 8:01 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, March 8, 2014 at 1:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 41' South, Longitude: 179° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.25 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 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 27' 48.9"1000.39 miwest0° 12' 00.4"13.75 minorth1000.50 mi
24 hours12° 44' 22.0"881.14 mieast4° 43' 19.3"324.45 minorth938.44 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 12:40 PM334 km208 miles180 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiSun 12:40 PM881 km548 miles476 nmSouth S
TarawaSun 12:40 PM882 km548 miles476 nmWest-northwest WNW
RawakiSun 1:40 PM1018 km633 miles550 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoSun 1:40 PM1316 km818 miles711 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroSun 12:40 PM1360 km845 miles734 nmNorthwest NW
YarenSun 12:40 PM1529 km950 miles825 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 2:40 PM1678 km1043 miles906 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaSun 12:40 PM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmSouth S
AlofiSat 1:40 PM2279 km1416 miles1230 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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