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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 18%
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 Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 38' North
Longitude: 174° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.25 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"978.01 miwest0° 08' 17.8"9.51 minorth977.79 mi
24 hours347° 45' 33.1"826.35 miwest2° 55' 55.1"201.58 minorth845.63 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 PM707 km439 miles382 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 3:40 PM1120 km696 miles605 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaWed 3:40 PM1251 km777 miles676 nmSouth S
YarenWed 3:40 PM1681 km1044 miles908 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandTue 3:40 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirWed 2:40 PM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayTue 4:40 PM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiWed 3:40 PM2395 km1488 miles1293 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoWed 4:40 PM2897 km1800 miles1564 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraWed 2:40 PM2924 km1817 miles1579 nmSouthwest SW
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