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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 22:56:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 89%
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 29.5"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||south||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 36.9"||976.03 mi||west||0° 07' 47.7"||8.93 mi||south||975.81 mi|
|24 hours||12° 24' 59.8"||836.20 mi||east||2° 47' 02.3"||191.42 mi||south||852.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsiranana||Thu 1:56 AM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm|| WNW|
|Toamasina||Thu 1:56 AM||712 km||443 miles||385 nm|| SW|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 2:56 AM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm|| SSE|
|Port Louis||Thu 2:56 AM||868 km||540 miles||469 nm|| SSE|
|Antananarivo||Thu 1:56 AM||912 km||567 miles||492 nm|| SW|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 1:56 AM||918 km||571 miles||496 nm|| W|
|Victoria||Thu 2:56 AM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm|| NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 1:56 AM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm|| W|
|Antsirabe||Thu 1:56 AM||1021 km||635 miles||552 nm|| SW|
|Moroni||Thu 1:56 AM||1140 km||709 miles||616 nm|| W|
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