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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: 75%

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 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 35' South, Longitude: 163° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.24 meters/second, 1534.5 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"15.89 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 27' 16.2"953.19 miwest0° 04' 14.9"4.87 misouth953.02 mi
24 hours13° 18' 09.0"877.26 mieast1° 12' 37.4"83.24 misouth878.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSat 4:06 AM467 km290 miles252 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSat 4:06 AM526 km327 miles284 nmEast E
NoumeaSat 4:06 AM611 km380 miles330 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSat 4:06 AM974 km605 miles526 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneSat 3:06 AM1525 km947 miles823 nmSouthwest SW
SuvaSat 5:06 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmEast E
CairnsSat 3:06 AM1871 km1162 miles1010 nmWest W
YarenSat 5:06 AM1925 km1196 miles1040 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbySat 3:06 AM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSat 5:06 AM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmEast-northeast ENE

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