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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: 86%

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 Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 36' South, Longitude: 105° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.52 meters/second, 1560.7 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.16 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.13 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 28' 59.1"969.59 miwest0° 07' 01.2"8.04 misouth969.37 mi
24 hours12° 39' 57.7"847.98 mieast2° 25' 43.8"167.02 misouth859.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Thu 4:56 AM1433 km891 miles774 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 3:56 AM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownThu 1:56 AM2801 km1741 miles1513 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaThu 4:56 AM3115 km1936 miles1682 nmEast E
QuitoThu 4:56 AM3388 km2105 miles1830 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseThu 3:56 AM3612 km2244 miles1950 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 3:56 AM3619 km2249 miles1954 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 3:56 AM3636 km2259 miles1963 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 3:56 AM3652 km2269 miles1972 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaThu 3:56 AM3767 km2341 miles2034 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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