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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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 30' South, Longitude: 168° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.28 meters/second, 1610.2 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
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.67 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 27' 50.5"1000.45 miwest0° 12' 00.0"13.74 minorth1000.56 mi
24 hours347° 16' 11.9"880.51 miwest4° 42' 51.2"323.91 minorth937.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenSun 1:30 PM157 km97 miles85 nmWest W
TarawaSun 1:30 PM562 km349 miles303 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroSun 1:30 PM905 km562 miles489 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraSun 12:30 PM1354 km842 miles731 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirSun 12:30 PM1395 km867 miles753 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSun 1:30 PM1498 km931 miles809 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandSat 1:30 PM1693 km1052 miles914 nmEast E
Port VilaSun 12:30 PM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmSouth S
Wake IslandSun 1:30 PM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmNorth N
SuvaSun 1:30 PM2241 km1393 miles1210 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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