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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 17:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 30' South, Longitude: 138° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.47 meters/second, 1553.3 km/hour, 965.2 miles/hour or 838.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.09 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 misouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 28' 31.8"965.00 miwest0° 06' 23.1"7.32 misouth964.78 mi
24 hours12° 50' 34.1"856.20 mieast2° 08' 40.3"147.48 misouth864.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekFri 3:26 AM646 km402 miles349 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsFri 3:56 AM797 km495 miles430 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinFri 3:26 AM890 km553 miles480 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsFri 3:26 AM1029 km639 miles555 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyFri 3:56 AM1159 km720 miles626 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraFri 2:56 AM1454 km903 miles785 nmNorth N
DiliFri 2:56 AM1599 km994 miles863 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariFri 2:56 AM1689 km1049 miles912 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneFri 3:56 AM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmSoutheast SE
EuclaFri 2:41 AM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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