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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: 76%

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 Friday, March 21, 2014 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 30' South, Longitude: 179° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.47 meters/second, 1535.3 km/hour, 954.0 miles/hour or 829.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"15.90 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 misouth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 27' 19.9"953.77 miwest0° 04' 22.0"5.01 misouth953.59 mi
24 hours13° 16' 55.2"876.38 mieast1° 15' 39.3"86.73 misouth877.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SuvaSat 3:56 AM203 km126 miles110 nmWest-southwest WSW
LautokaSat 3:56 AM294 km183 miles159 nmWest W
NadiSat 3:56 AM300 km186 miles162 nmWest W
Mata-UtuSat 3:56 AM605 km376 miles326 nmNortheast NE
NeiafuSat 4:56 AM626 km389 miles338 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiSat 4:56 AM627 km390 miles339 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaSat 4:56 AM627 km390 miles339 nmSoutheast SE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 5:56 AM911 km566 miles492 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Sat 5:56 AM949 km590 miles512 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiSat 3:56 AM999 km621 miles540 nmNorth N
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