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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: 89%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, March 16, 2014 at 5:09 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 14' South
Longitude: 53° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.39 meters/second, 1571.0 km/hour, 976.2 miles/hour or 848.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.27 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 29' 36.9"976.03 miwest0° 07' 47.7"8.93 misouth975.81 mi
24 hours12° 24' 59.8"836.20 mieast2° 47' 02.3"191.42 misouth852.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaThu 1:56 AM489 km304 miles264 nmWest-northwest WNW
ToamasinaThu 1:56 AM712 km443 miles385 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisThu 2:56 AM867 km539 miles468 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisThu 2:56 AM868 km540 miles469 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntananarivoThu 1:56 AM912 km567 miles492 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouThu 1:56 AM918 km571 miles496 nmWest W
VictoriaThu 2:56 AM972 km604 miles525 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduThu 1:56 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmWest W
AntsirabeThu 1:56 AM1021 km635 miles552 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniThu 1:56 AM1140 km709 miles616 nmWest W
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