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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 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 40' South
Longitude: 179° 37' 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 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 27' 49.0"1000.46 miwest0° 12' 00.4"13.75 minorth1000.57 mi
24 hours12° 44' 21.3"881.18 mieast4° 43' 18.7"324.46 minorth938.48 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 PM363 km225 miles196 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaSun 12:40 PM853 km530 miles461 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSun 12:40 PM877 km545 miles474 nmSouth S
MajuroSun 12:40 PM1337 km831 miles722 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSun 1:40 PM1337 km831 miles722 nmSoutheast SE
YarenSun 12:40 PM1499 km931 miles809 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 2:40 PM1693 km1052 miles914 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaSun 12:40 PM1943 km1208 miles1049 nmSouth S
AlofiSat 1:40 PM2292 km1424 miles1238 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaSun 11:40 AM2303 km1431 miles1244 nmSouthwest SW
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