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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: 93%

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 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 03' South, Longitude: 135° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.29 meters/second, 1538.2 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"15.93 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 56.1"955.56 miwest0° 04' 56.8"5.67 misouth955.36 mi
24 hours13° 26' 05.7"888.52 mieast1° 29' 23.6"102.47 misouth890.79 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 2:26 AM322 km200 miles174 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DarwinFri 2:26 AM719 km447 miles388 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsFri 2:26 AM757 km470 miles409 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsFri 2:56 AM1087 km676 miles587 nmEast E
DiliFri 1:56 AM1434 km891 miles774 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbyFri 2:56 AM1513 km940 miles817 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraFri 1:56 AM1701 km1057 miles919 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EuclaFri 1:41 AM1755 km1090 miles947 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariFri 1:56 AM1798 km1117 miles971 nmNorth N
AdelaideFri 2:26 AM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmSouth S

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