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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 = Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 11:30:00 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: 19%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 31' South, Longitude: 139° 08' East

The ground speed is currently 437.78 meters/second, 1576.0 kilometres/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.32 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 26' 46.2"979.14 miWest0° 09' 32.4"10.93 miNorth979.48 mi
24 hours13° 09' 02.7"891.35 miEast4° 06' 58.8"282.90 miNorth940.63 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mount HagenThu 9:30 AM840 km522 miles454 nmNortheast NE
DarwinThu 9:00 AM909 km565 miles491 nmWest W
Port MoresbyThu 9:30 AM910 km566 miles492 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsThu 9:30 AM932 km579 miles504 nmSoutheast SE
JayapuraThu 8:30 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmNorth N
LaeThu 9:30 AM1012 km629 miles547 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariThu 8:30 AM1305 km811 miles705 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsThu 9:00 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliThu 8:30 AM1522 km946 miles822 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoThu 7:30 AM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmNorthwest NW

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