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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: 94%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, April 15, 2014 at 7:43 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:52 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 02' South, Longitude: 137° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.33 meters/second, 1538.4 km/hour, 955.9 miles/hour or 830.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"15.93 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 56.5"955.70 miwest0° 04' 57.8"5.69 misouth955.51 mi
24 hours13° 25' 55.4"888.46 mieast1° 29' 49.8"102.97 misouth890.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekFri 2:16 AM493 km307 miles266 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsFri 2:46 AM831 km516 miles449 nmEast E
Alice SpringsFri 2:16 AM853 km530 miles460 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DarwinFri 2:16 AM920 km571 miles497 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbyFri 2:46 AM1304 km810 miles704 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraFri 1:46 AM1632 km1014 miles881 nmNorth N
DiliFri 1:46 AM1640 km1019 miles885 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariFri 1:46 AM1840 km1143 miles993 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaFri 1:31 AM1863 km1158 miles1006 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BrisbaneFri 2:46 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmSoutheast SE
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