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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 12:30:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 40' South, Longitude: 150° 42' East

The ground speed is currently 446.95 meters/second, 1609.0 kilometres/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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"999.72 miWest0° 11' 41.5"13.39 miNorth999.89 mi
24 hours12° 40' 29.0"875.78 miEast4° 40' 59.8"321.78 miNorth933.67 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RabaulSat 10:30 AM235 km146 miles127 nmSoutheast SE
BukaSat 10:30 AM537 km333 miles290 nmSoutheast SE
LaeSat 10:30 AM611 km379 miles330 nmSouthwest SW
ArawaSat 10:30 AM668 km415 miles361 nmSoutheast SE
Mount HagenSat 10:30 AM801 km498 miles432 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbySat 10:30 AM846 km526 miles457 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GizoSat 11:30 AM908 km564 miles491 nmSoutheast SE
JayapuraSat 9:30 AM1112 km691 miles600 nmWest W
HoniaraSat 11:30 AM1268 km788 miles685 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirSat 11:30 AM1345 km836 miles726 nmNortheast NE

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