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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 5:10 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 27' South, Longitude: 138° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.90 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.33 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 29' 56.6"979.37 miwest0° 08' 09.6"9.35 misouth979.15 mi
24 hours12° 16' 59.9"829.73 mieast2° 57' 19.0"203.17 misouth849.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinThu 2:36 AM835 km519 miles451 nmWest W
Tennant CreekThu 2:36 AM922 km573 miles498 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsThu 3:06 AM925 km575 miles499 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyThu 3:06 AM1003 km623 miles542 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraThu 2:06 AM1122 km697 miles606 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alice SpringsThu 2:36 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariThu 2:06 AM1372 km853 miles741 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliThu 2:06 AM1480 km920 miles799 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoThu 1:06 AM2159 km1342 miles1166 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneThu 3:06 AM2247 km1396 miles1214 nmSoutheast SE
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