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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 = Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 7:30:00 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: 12%

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 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 08' South, Longitude: 149° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.58 meters/second, 1593.3 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.50 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 27' 22.7"989.91 miWest0° 10' 47.5"12.36 miNorth990.21 mi
24 hours12° 55' 24.2"884.96 miEast4° 30' 00.6"309.23 miNorth941.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 9:30 AM1041 km647 miles562 nmSouth S
KiritimatiFri 9:30 AM1381 km858 miles746 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaThu 9:30 AM1797 km1117 miles971 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 8:30 AM2349 km1460 miles1269 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 9:30 AM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiThu 8:30 AM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 11:30 AM2815 km1749 miles1520 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaFri 8:30 AM3076 km1911 miles1661 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 7:30 AM3091 km1921 miles1669 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluThu 9:30 AM3372 km2095 miles1820 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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