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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.41 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' 29.6"991.84 miwest0° 10' 59.0"12.58 minorth992.13 mi
24 hours12° 52' 55.1"883.72 mieast4° 33' 09.6"312.85 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
BukaFri 9:32 AM409 km254 miles221 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArawaFri 9:32 AM464 km288 miles250 nmEast-northeast ENE
LaeFri 9:32 AM508 km316 miles274 nmWest W
Port MoresbyFri 9:32 AM530 km329 miles286 nmWest-southwest WSW
GizoFri 10:32 AM591 km367 miles319 nmEast E
HoniaraFri 10:32 AM954 km593 miles515 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsFri 9:32 AM1226 km762 miles662 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraFri 8:32 AM1316 km817 miles710 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalikirFri 10:32 AM1746 km1085 miles943 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenFri 11:32 AM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmEast-northeast ENE
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