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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 1:47 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 04' South, Longitude: 125° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.76 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.54 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 27' 32.7"992.55 miwest0° 11' 03.7"12.67 minorth992.83 mi
24 hours12° 51' 51.9"883.09 mieast4° 34' 22.6"314.22 minorth940.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DiliFri 10:20 AM166 km103 miles90 nmSouth S
BaucauFri 10:20 AM171 km106 miles92 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SameFri 10:20 AM214 km133 miles116 nmSouth S
SuaiFri 10:20 AM255 km158 miles138 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KupangFri 9:20 AM419 km260 miles226 nmSouthwest SW
AmbonFri 10:20 AM458 km285 miles247 nmNortheast NE
EndeFri 9:20 AM495 km307 miles267 nmWest-southwest WSW
KendariFri 9:20 AM497 km309 miles269 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarFri 9:20 AM736 km458 miles398 nmWest-northwest WNW
RabaFri 9:20 AM790 km491 miles427 nmWest-southwest WSW

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