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 00:40:00 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 00:40:00 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:
|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' 49.0"||1000.46 mi||west||0° 12' 00.4"||13.75 mi||north||1000.57 mi|
|24 hours||12° 44' 21.3"||881.18 mi||east||4° 43' 18.7"||324.46 mi||north||938.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Sat 12:40 PM||363 km||225 miles||196 nm|| ENE|
|Tarawa||Sun 12:40 PM||853 km||530 miles||461 nm|| WNW|
|Funafuti||Sun 12:40 PM||877 km||545 miles||474 nm|| S|
|Majuro||Sun 12:40 PM||1337 km||831 miles||722 nm|| NW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 1:40 PM||1337 km||831 miles||722 nm|| SE|
|Yaren||Sun 12:40 PM||1499 km||931 miles||809 nm|| W|
|Apia *||Sun 2:40 PM||1693 km||1052 miles||914 nm|| SSE|
|Suva||Sun 12:40 PM||1943 km||1208 miles||1049 nm|| S|
|Alofi||Sat 1:40 PM||2292 km||1424 miles||1238 nm|| SSE|
|Port Vila||Sun 11:40 AM||2303 km||1431 miles||1244 nm|| SW|
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