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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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 13' South, Longitude: 137° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.60 meters/second, 1597.0 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"992.27 miwest0° 11' 01.6"12.63 minorth992.55 mi
24 hours12° 52' 20.6"883.41 mieast4° 33' 50.0"313.62 minorth940.74 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 AM624 km388 miles337 nmNortheast NE
ManokwariFri 9:30 AM803 km499 miles433 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinFri 10:00 AM938 km583 miles506 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyFri 10:30 AM1089 km676 miles588 nmEast-southeast ESE
DiliFri 9:30 AM1330 km826 miles718 nmWest W
CairnsFri 10:30 AM1396 km868 miles754 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokFri 9:30 AM1660 km1032 miles896 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManadoFri 8:30 AM1710 km1063 miles923 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloFri 8:30 AM1824 km1134 miles985 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsFri 10:00 AM1866 km1159 miles1007 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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