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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: 21%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 18' South, Longitude: 148° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.46 meters/second, 1571.3 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.27 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 26' 37.2"976.26 miwest0° 09' 09.4"10.49 minorth976.59 mi
24 hours13° 12' 40.1"892.97 mieast3° 59' 22.4"274.22 minorth939.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 8:30 AM584 km363 miles315 nmSouth S
RarotongaWed 8:30 AM1522 km946 miles822 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiThu 8:30 AM1822 km1132 miles984 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiWed 7:30 AM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 10:30 AM2431 km1510 miles1312 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoThu 7:30 AM2462 km1530 miles1329 nmWest W
Apia *Thu 8:30 AM2484 km1544 miles1341 nmWest W
NukualofaThu 7:30 AM2964 km1842 miles1601 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandWed 6:30 AM3344 km2078 miles1806 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiThu 6:30 AM3513 km2183 miles1897 nmWest W
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