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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: 10%
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 Friday, March 28, 2014 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 15' South
Longitude: 139° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.57 meters/second, 1596.8 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.54 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 27' 31.0"992.19 miwest0° 11' 01.2"12.62 minorth992.48 mi
24 hours12° 52' 26.6"883.46 mieast4° 33' 43.0"313.49 minorth940.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mount HagenFri 10:20 AM496 km308 miles268 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraFri 9:20 AM527 km328 miles285 nmNorth N
LaeFri 10:20 AM777 km483 miles420 nmEast E
Port MoresbyFri 10:20 AM831 km517 miles449 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManokwariFri 9:20 AM964 km599 miles520 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinFri 9:50 AM1155 km718 miles624 nmWest-southwest WSW
CairnsFri 10:20 AM1242 km772 miles671 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliFri 9:20 AM1593 km990 miles860 nmWest W
MelekeokFri 9:20 AM1736 km1079 miles937 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsFri 9:50 AM1934 km1201 miles1044 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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