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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 11:20:00 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: 11%

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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 26' South, Longitude: 154° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.37 meters/second, 1596.1 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.53 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 27' 29.3"991.68 miWest0° 10' 58.5"12.57 miNorth991.96 mi
24 hours12° 53' 03.1"883.73 miEast4° 33' 00.2"312.65 miNorth940.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArawaFri 9:20 AM165 km102 miles89 nmNortheast NE
BukaFri 9:20 AM222 km138 miles120 nmNorth N
GizoFri 10:20 AM248 km154 miles134 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraFri 10:20 AM619 km385 miles334 nmEast-southeast ESE
LaeFri 9:20 AM856 km532 miles462 nmWest W
Port MoresbyFri 9:20 AM857 km532 miles463 nmWest-southwest WSW
CairnsFri 9:20 AM1429 km888 miles771 nmSouthwest SW
YarenFri 11:20 AM1556 km967 miles840 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirFri 10:20 AM1634 km1015 miles882 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraFri 8:20 AM1643 km1021 miles887 nmWest-northwest WNW

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