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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 3:56:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 84%

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 Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 17' South, Longitude: 167° 42' 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"16.10 miWest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 miSouth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 28' 38.6"966.08 miWest0° 06' 33.0"7.51 miSouth965.86 mi
24 hours347° 12' 04.3"854.10 miWest2° 13' 05.8"152.53 miSouth862.96 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 AM62 km38 miles33 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaFri 2:56 AM280 km174 miles151 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NoumeaFri 2:56 AM785 km488 miles424 nmSouth S
HoniaraFri 2:56 AM1061 km659 miles573 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaFri 3:56 AM1187 km738 miles641 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiFri 3:56 AM1460 km907 miles788 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenFri 3:56 AM1633 km1015 miles882 nmNorth N
NukualofaFri 4:56 AM1921 km1193 miles1037 nmEast-southeast ESE
TarawaFri 3:56 AM1936 km1203 miles1046 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrisbaneFri 1:56 AM2031 km1262 miles1096 nmSouthwest SW

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