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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 1:30:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 31' South, Longitude: 168° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.27 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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' 11.2"880.52 miWest4° 42' 51.9"323.92 miNorth937.59 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 PM187 km116 miles101 nmWest W
TarawaSun 1:30 PM535 km332 miles289 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroSun 1:30 PM895 km556 miles483 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraSun 12:30 PM1375 km854 miles742 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirSun 12:30 PM1420 km882 miles767 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSun 1:30 PM1474 km916 miles796 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandSat 1:30 PM1663 km1034 miles898 nmEast E
Port VilaSun 12:30 PM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmSouth S
Wake IslandSun 1:30 PM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmNorth N
SuvaSun 1:30 PM2227 km1384 miles1202 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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