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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, March 28, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 13' South, Longitude: 137° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.60 meters/second, 1596.9 km/hour, 992.3 miles/hour or 862.3 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' 31.3"992.19 miwest0° 11' 01.6"12.63 minorth992.47 mi
24 hours12° 52' 21.3"883.36 mieast4° 33' 49.1"313.58 minorth940.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraFri 9:30 AM608 km378 miles328 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariFri 9:30 AM818 km508 miles442 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinFri 10:00 AM961 km597 miles519 nmSouthwest SW
LaeFri 10:30 AM1013 km630 miles547 nmEast E
Port MoresbyFri 10:30 AM1060 km658 miles572 nmEast-southeast ESE
DiliFri 9:30 AM1359 km844 miles734 nmWest W
CairnsFri 10:30 AM1377 km856 miles744 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokFri 9:30 AM1667 km1036 miles900 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManadoFri 8:30 AM1735 km1078 miles937 nmWest-northwest WNW
GorontaloFri 8:30 AM1851 km1150 miles1000 nmWest-northwest WNW
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