Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 8:00:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
The Moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 1:28 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 447.35 meters/second, 1610.5 kilometres/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 27.9"||16.68 mi||West||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||North||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 02.5"||1000.62 mi||West||0° 11' 55.1"||13.65 mi||North||1000.69 mi|
|24 hours||12° 39' 42.6"||875.75 mi||East||4° 38' 34.3"||319.01 mi||North||930.68 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addu City||Sun 1:00 PM||228 km||142 miles||123 nm||SW|
|Male||Sun 1:00 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm||NNW|
|Kulhudhuffushi||Sun 1:00 PM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm||NNW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sun 1:30 PM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Sun 1:30 PM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 1:30 PM||899 km||558 miles||485 nm||NE|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 2:00 PM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm||SSW|
|Kandy||Sun 1:30 PM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm||NE|
|Madurai||Sun 1:30 PM||1084 km||674 miles||585 nm||NNE|
|Bengaluru||Sun 1:30 PM||1387 km||862 miles||749 nm||NNE|
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