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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 4:46:00 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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 22' South, Longitude: 155° 38' 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' 35.8"965.61 miWest0° 06' 29.0"7.43 miSouth965.38 mi
24 hours12° 49' 01.2"854.94 miEast2° 11' 16.8"150.45 miSouth863.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraFri 3:46 AM807 km502 miles436 nmNortheast NE
GizoFri 3:46 AM814 km506 miles440 nmNorth N
ArawaFri 2:46 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmNorth N
CairnsFri 2:46 AM1068 km664 miles577 nmWest W
Port MoresbyFri 2:46 AM1127 km700 miles609 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneFri 2:46 AM1367 km849 miles738 nmSouth S
NoumeaFri 3:46 AM1371 km852 miles741 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaFri 3:46 AM1379 km857 miles744 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 4:46 AM2056 km1278 miles1110 nmNortheast NE
Sydney *Fri 3:46 AM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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