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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: 91%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, March 16, 2014 at 5:09 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 17' South, Longitude: 155° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.20 meters/second, 1577.5 km/hour, 980.2 miles/hour or 851.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.34 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 30' 00.4"980.09 miwest0° 08' 13.7"9.43 misouth979.88 mi
24 hours12° 15' 25.9"828.52 mieast2° 59' 14.9"205.39 misouth848.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoThu 2:56 AM498 km309 miles269 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraThu 2:56 AM611 km380 miles330 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArawaThu 1:56 AM672 km417 miles363 nmNorth N
BukaThu 1:56 AM760 km473 miles411 nmNorth N
Port MoresbyThu 1:56 AM927 km576 miles501 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsThu 1:56 AM1134 km705 miles612 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaThu 2:56 AM1536 km955 miles830 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneThu 1:56 AM1695 km1053 miles915 nmSouth S
YarenThu 3:56 AM1837 km1141 miles992 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraThu 12:56 AM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmWest-northwest WNW
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