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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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 22' South, Longitude: 155° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.77 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.3 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' 06.4"0.12 misouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 28' 35.7"965.66 miwest0° 06' 28.9"7.43 misouth965.44 mi
24 hours12° 49' 02.6"855.02 mieast2° 11' 14.3"150.42 misouth863.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoFri 3:46 AM820 km509 miles443 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraFri 3:46 AM825 km513 miles445 nmNortheast NE
ArawaFri 2:46 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmNorth N
CairnsFri 2:46 AM1039 km646 miles561 nmWest W
Port MoresbyFri 2:46 AM1103 km686 miles596 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneFri 2:46 AM1361 km846 miles735 nmSouth S
NoumeaFri 3:46 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaFri 3:46 AM1407 km874 miles760 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 4:46 AM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmNortheast NE
Sydney *Fri 3:46 AM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmSouth S
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