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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 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 37' South
Longitude: 148° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.97 meters/second, 1609.1 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 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 28' 06.8"999.82 miwest0° 11' 41.7"13.39 minorth999.99 mi
24 hours12° 40' 24.7"875.78 mieast4° 40' 59.0"321.79 minorth933.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LaeSat 10:40 AM469 km291 miles253 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mount HagenSat 10:40 AM552 km343 miles298 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbySat 10:40 AM761 km473 miles411 nmSouth S
JayapuraSat 9:40 AM814 km506 miles439 nmWest W
ArawaSat 10:40 AM927 km576 miles501 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSat 11:40 AM1520 km944 miles821 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirSat 11:40 AM1544 km959 miles834 nmNortheast NE
ManokwariSat 9:40 AM1565 km973 miles845 nmWest W
CairnsSat 10:40 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmSouth S
HagåtñaSat 10:40 AM1817 km1129 miles981 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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