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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
March Equinox 2014
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||152° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.73 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 28.6"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||south||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 35.2"||965.57 mi||west||0° 06' 28.0"||7.41 mi||south||965.35 mi|
|24 hours||12° 49' 15.7"||855.19 mi||east||2° 10' 52.4"||150.00 mi||south||863.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Fri 2:56 AM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Fri 2:56 AM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm|| NW|
|Honiara||Fri 3:56 AM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm|| NE|
|Brisbane||Fri 2:56 AM||1338 km||831 miles||722 nm|| S|
|Port Vila||Fri 3:56 AM||1660 km||1032 miles||896 nm|| E|
|Jayapura||Fri 1:56 AM||1955 km||1215 miles||1056 nm|| NW|
|Sydney *||Fri 3:56 AM||2054 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| S|
|Alice Springs||Fri 2:26 AM||2201 km||1367 miles||1188 nm|| WSW|
|Canberra *||Fri 3:56 AM||2237 km||1390 miles||1208 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Fri 4:56 AM||2249 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| NE|
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