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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 5:10 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 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° 38' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"15.89 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 27' 16.4"953.20 miwest0° 04' 15.1"4.87 misouth953.03 mi
24 hours13° 18' 07.8"877.24 mieast1° 12' 40.3"83.30 misouth878.20 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 AM442 km275 miles239 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSat 4:06 AM498 km309 miles269 nmEast E
NoumeaSat 4:06 AM597 km371 miles322 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSat 4:06 AM985 km612 miles532 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneSat 3:06 AM1544 km960 miles834 nmSouthwest SW
SuvaSat 5:06 AM1569 km975 miles847 nmEast E
CairnsSat 3:06 AM1899 km1180 miles1026 nmWest W
YarenSat 5:06 AM1919 km1193 miles1036 nmNorth N
FunafutiSat 5:06 AM1964 km1220 miles1060 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbySat 3:06 AM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmWest-northwest WNW
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