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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: 11%

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 Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 24' South, Longitude: 152° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.40 meters/second, 1596.3 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 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' 29.5"991.83 miwest0° 10' 59.0"12.58 minorth992.11 mi
24 hours12° 52' 56.4"883.73 mieast4° 33' 08.0"312.82 minorth940.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArawaFri 9:30 AM413 km257 miles223 nmEast-northeast ENE
GizoFri 10:30 AM538 km334 miles290 nmEast E
LaeFri 9:30 AM561 km349 miles303 nmWest W
Port MoresbyFri 9:30 AM578 km359 miles312 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraFri 10:30 AM902 km561 miles487 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsFri 9:30 AM1253 km778 miles676 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraFri 8:30 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalikirFri 10:30 AM1724 km1071 miles931 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenFri 11:30 AM1820 km1131 miles983 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaFri 10:30 AM2105 km1308 miles1137 nmSoutheast SE
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