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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 5:16:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 48' South, Longitude: 174° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.78 meters/second, 1522.0 km/hour, 945.7 miles/hour or 821.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.76 miWest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miSouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 26' 13.6"945.45 miWest0° 01' 37.1"1.86 miSouth945.37 mi
24 hours346° 21' 36.2"893.27 miWest0° 06' 11.1"7.09 miSouth893.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NadiSun 5:16 AM325 km202 miles175 nmEast-northeast ENE
LautokaSun 5:16 AM337 km209 miles182 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaSun 5:16 AM418 km260 miles226 nmEast E
LevukaSun 5:16 AM472 km293 miles255 nmEast-northeast ENE
LabasaSun 5:16 AM577 km358 miles312 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSun 4:16 AM667 km414 miles360 nmWest W
LuganvilleSun 4:16 AM862 km536 miles465 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaSun 4:16 AM927 km576 miles500 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSun 6:16 AM1106 km687 miles597 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSun 5:16 AM1244 km773 miles672 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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