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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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 02' South, Longitude: 123° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.79 meters/second, 1597.6 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.7 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 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 27' 32.9"992.62 miwest0° 11' 04.2"12.68 minorth992.90 mi
24 hours12° 51' 46.0"883.04 mieast4° 34' 29.1"314.35 minorth940.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EndeFri 9:30 AM275 km171 miles148 nmSouthwest SW
DiliFri 10:30 AM296 km184 miles160 nmSoutheast SE
SuaiFri 10:30 AM326 km203 miles176 nmSoutheast SE
SameFri 10:30 AM332 km206 miles179 nmSoutheast SE
KupangFri 9:30 AM346 km215 miles187 nmSouth S
KendariFri 9:30 AM352 km218 miles190 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BaucauFri 10:30 AM374 km233 miles202 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakassarFri 9:30 AM486 km302 miles262 nmWest-northwest WNW
RabaFri 9:30 AM533 km331 miles288 nmWest-southwest WSW
AmbonFri 10:30 AM649 km403 miles350 nmNortheast NE

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