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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 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 27' South, Longitude: 138° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.90 meters/second, 1576.4 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' 56.5"979.42 miwest0° 08' 09.6"9.35 misouth979.21 mi
24 hours12° 17' 01.3"829.81 mieast2° 57' 17.3"203.15 misouth849.36 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 AM805 km500 miles435 nmWest W
Tennant CreekThu 2:36 AM907 km564 miles490 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsThu 3:06 AM949 km590 miles513 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyThu 3:06 AM1031 km641 miles557 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraThu 2:06 AM1129 km702 miles610 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alice SpringsThu 2:36 AM1329 km826 miles717 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariThu 2:06 AM1362 km846 miles735 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliThu 2:06 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoThu 1:06 AM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarThu 1:06 AM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmWest-northwest WNW
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