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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: 19%

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 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 31' South, Longitude: 138° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.78 meters/second, 1576.0 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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' 46.3"979.22 miwest0° 09' 32.6"10.93 minorth979.55 mi
24 hours13° 09' 01.9"891.41 mieast4° 07' 00.5"282.96 minorth940.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinThu 9:00 AM880 km547 miles475 nmWest W
Port MoresbyThu 9:30 AM939 km583 miles507 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsThu 9:30 AM955 km594 miles516 nmSoutheast SE
JayapuraThu 8:30 AM1014 km630 miles547 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariThu 8:30 AM1292 km803 miles698 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsThu 9:00 AM1448 km900 miles782 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliThu 8:30 AM1493 km928 miles806 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoThu 7:30 AM2117 km1315 miles1143 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokThu 8:30 AM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarThu 7:30 AM2255 km1401 miles1217 nmWest-northwest WNW
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