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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 11:32:00 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 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 24' South, Longitude: 151° 48' East

The ground speed is currently 443.41 meters/second, 1596.3 kilometres/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 29.6"991.77 miWest0° 10' 59.0"12.58 miNorth992.05 mi
24 hours12° 52' 55.8"883.66 miEast4° 33' 08.7"312.81 miNorth940.81 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RabaulFri 9:32 AM356 km221 miles192 nmNorth N
BukaFri 9:32 AM384 km239 miles208 nmNortheast NE
ArawaFri 9:32 AM435 km270 miles235 nmEast-northeast ENE
LaeFri 9:32 AM538 km334 miles290 nmWest W
Port MoresbyFri 9:32 AM557 km346 miles301 nmWest-southwest WSW
GizoFri 10:32 AM561 km349 miles303 nmEast E
Mount HagenFri 9:32 AM855 km531 miles462 nmWest W
HoniaraFri 10:32 AM925 km575 miles499 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsFri 9:32 AM1241 km771 miles670 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraFri 8:32 AM1343 km835 miles725 nmWest-northwest WNW

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