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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: 84%

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 Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 17' South, Longitude: 167° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.98 meters/second, 1555.1 km/hour, 966.3 miles/hour or 839.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.11 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 28' 38.6"966.14 miwest0° 06' 32.9"7.51 misouth965.91 mi
24 hours347° 12' 02.9"854.18 miwest2° 13' 03.4"152.50 misouth863.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleFri 2:56 AM38 km23 miles20 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaFri 2:56 AM288 km179 miles155 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NoumeaFri 2:56 AM780 km485 miles421 nmSouth S
HoniaraFri 2:56 AM1038 km645 miles561 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaFri 3:56 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiFri 3:56 AM1486 km923 miles802 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenFri 3:56 AM1632 km1014 miles881 nmNorth N
TarawaFri 3:56 AM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaFri 4:56 AM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneFri 1:56 AM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmSouthwest SW
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