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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 65%

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 Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 47' South, Longitude: 179° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.81 meters/second, 1522.1 km/hour, 945.8 miles/hour or 821.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.76 miwest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 26' 14.3"945.51 miwest0° 01' 39.3"1.90 misouth945.44 mi
24 hours346° 21' 48.5"893.10 miwest0° 07' 08.3"8.18 misouth892.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SuvaSun 4:56 AM120 km75 miles65 nmNorthwest NW
LevukaSun 4:56 AM133 km83 miles72 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TubouSun 4:56 AM205 km127 miles111 nmEast-northeast ENE
NadiSun 4:56 AM230 km143 miles124 nmWest-northwest WNW
LautokaSun 4:56 AM238 km148 miles129 nmWest-northwest WNW
LabasaSun 4:56 AM261 km162 miles141 nmNorth N
NukualofaSun 5:56 AM628 km390 miles339 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiSun 5:56 AM673 km418 miles363 nmEast E
NeiafuSun 5:56 AM705 km438 miles380 nmEast E
Apia *Sun 6:56 AM1097 km681 miles592 nmEast-northeast ENE
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