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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 Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 00:20:00 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: 4%

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 Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 42' South, Longitude: 153° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.94 meters/second, 1609.0 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 28' 06.3"999.69 miwest0° 11' 41.4"13.39 minorth999.86 mi
24 hours12° 40' 32.9"875.83 mieast4° 41' 00.7"321.80 minorth933.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaSat 10:20 AM349 km217 miles188 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ArawaSat 10:20 AM476 km296 miles257 nmSoutheast SE
GizoSat 11:20 AM727 km452 miles393 nmSoutheast SE
LaeSat 10:20 AM813 km505 miles439 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbySat 10:20 AM994 km618 miles537 nmSouthwest SW
HoniaraSat 11:20 AM1062 km660 miles573 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirSat 11:20 AM1202 km747 miles649 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraSat 9:20 AM1380 km858 miles745 nmWest W
YarenSat 12:20 PM1554 km966 miles839 nmEast E
CairnsSat 10:20 AM1767 km1098 miles954 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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