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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 = Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:20:00 AM.

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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: 10%

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 Friday, March 28, 2014 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 15' South, Longitude: 140° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.56 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' 30.9"992.12 miWest0° 11' 01.1"12.62 miNorth992.40 mi
24 hours12° 52' 27.2"883.41 miEast4° 33' 42.3"313.45 miNorth940.70 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 AM467 km290 miles252 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraFri 9:20 AM524 km326 miles283 nmNorth N
LaeFri 10:20 AM748 km465 miles404 nmEast E
Port MoresbyFri 10:20 AM803 km499 miles433 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManokwariFri 9:20 AM984 km612 miles532 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinFri 9:50 AM1181 km734 miles637 nmWest-southwest WSW
CairnsFri 10:20 AM1227 km763 miles663 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliFri 9:20 AM1623 km1009 miles876 nmWest W
MelekeokFri 9:20 AM1747 km1085 miles943 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsFri 9:50 AM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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