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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 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 04' South, Longitude: 133° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.25 meters/second, 1538.1 km/hour, 955.7 miles/hour or 830.5 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' 55.6"955.54 miwest0° 04' 55.8"5.65 misouth955.35 mi
24 hours13° 26' 15.9"888.71 mieast1° 28' 57.5"101.97 misouth890.93 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 2:36 AM306 km190 miles165 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinFri 2:36 AM567 km352 miles306 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsFri 2:36 AM738 km459 miles398 nmSouth S
DiliFri 2:06 AM1250 km777 miles675 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsFri 3:06 AM1344 km835 miles725 nmEast E
EuclaFri 1:51 AM1675 km1041 miles904 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyFri 3:06 AM1737 km1079 miles938 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariFri 2:06 AM1795 km1115 miles969 nmNorth N
JayapuraFri 2:06 AM1807 km1123 miles976 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakassarFri 1:06 AM1996 km1241 miles1078 nmNorthwest NW
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