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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 12:30:00 PM.

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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 41' North, Longitude: 9° 28' 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' 28.1"16.67 miWest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 miNorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 28' 10.2"1000.44 miWest0° 11' 49.7"13.55 miNorth1000.48 mi
24 hours12° 37' 05.3"872.43 miEast4° 34' 52.5"314.79 miNorth925.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BataSun 1:30 PM39 km24 miles21 nmEast-northeast ENE
EvinayongSun 1:30 PM124 km77 miles67 nmEast-southeast ESE
LibrevilleSun 1:30 PM142 km88 miles77 nmSouth S
AconibeSun 1:30 PM170 km106 miles92 nmEast-southeast ESE
MongomoSun 1:30 PM206 km128 miles111 nmEast E
EbebiyínSun 1:30 PM214 km133 miles116 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubaSun 1:30 PM221 km137 miles119 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santo António (Príncipe)Sun 12:30 PM227 km141 miles123 nmWest W
MalaboSun 1:30 PM242 km150 miles130 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DoualaSun 1:30 PM262 km163 miles142 nmNorth N

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