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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 = Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 3:40:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 18%

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 Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 37' North, Longitude: 174° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.26 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 850.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.30 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 29' 16.7"977.95 miWest0° 08' 18.0"9.51 miNorth977.74 mi
24 hours347° 45' 32.7"826.30 miWest2° 55' 57.3"201.61 miNorth845.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroWed 3:40 PM718 km446 miles387 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 3:40 PM1142 km710 miles617 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaWed 3:40 PM1255 km780 miles678 nmSouth S
Baker IslandTue 3:40 PM1678 km1043 miles906 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 3:40 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayTue 4:40 PM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalikirWed 2:40 PM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiWed 3:40 PM2388 km1484 miles1290 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoWed 4:40 PM2882 km1791 miles1556 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraWed 2:40 PM2940 km1827 miles1588 nmSouthwest SW

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