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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 Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 00:20:00 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: 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 Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 23' South, Longitude: 127° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.00 meters/second, 1576.8 km/hour, 979.8 miles/hour or 851.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.33 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 26' 47.9"979.63 miwest0° 09' 36.2"11.00 minorth979.96 mi
24 hours13° 08' 26.6"891.09 mieast4° 08' 11.0"284.28 minorth940.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SuaiThu 9:20 AM306 km190 miles165 nmNorthwest NW
SameThu 9:20 AM308 km191 miles166 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BaucauThu 9:20 AM332 km206 miles179 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliThu 9:20 AM355 km221 miles192 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangThu 8:20 AM408 km253 miles220 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinThu 9:50 AM425 km264 miles229 nmEast-southeast ESE
EndeThu 8:20 AM658 km409 miles356 nmWest-northwest WNW
AmbonThu 9:20 AM859 km534 miles464 nmNorth N
KendariThu 8:20 AM963 km598 miles520 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RabaThu 8:20 AM972 km604 miles525 nmWest-northwest WNW
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