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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: 4%

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 Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 39' South, Longitude: 150° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.95 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' 06.6"999.79 miwest0° 11' 41.6"13.39 minorth999.96 mi
24 hours12° 40' 28.6"875.83 mieast4° 40' 59.7"321.80 minorth933.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaSat 10:30 AM562 km349 miles303 nmEast-southeast ESE
LaeSat 10:30 AM591 km367 miles319 nmSouthwest SW
ArawaSat 10:30 AM693 km431 miles374 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbySat 10:30 AM833 km518 miles450 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GizoSat 11:30 AM931 km579 miles503 nmSoutheast SE
JayapuraSat 9:30 AM1082 km672 miles584 nmWest W
HoniaraSat 11:30 AM1293 km803 miles698 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirSat 11:30 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmNortheast NE
CairnsSat 10:30 AM1658 km1030 miles895 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariSat 9:30 AM1832 km1138 miles989 nmWest W
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