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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 5:10 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 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° 25' 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' 59.2"969.53 miwest0° 07' 01.2"8.04 misouth969.31 mi
24 hours12° 39' 56.2"847.90 mieast2° 25' 46.1"167.05 misouth859.35 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 AM1441 km896 miles778 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 3:56 AM2307 km1434 miles1246 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownThu 1:56 AM2827 km1757 miles1526 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaThu 4:56 AM3086 km1918 miles1666 nmEast E
QuitoThu 4:56 AM3362 km2089 miles1815 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseThu 3:56 AM3592 km2232 miles1940 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 3:56 AM3604 km2239 miles1946 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 3:56 AM3622 km2251 miles1956 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 3:56 AM3635 km2258 miles1963 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaThu 3:56 AM3751 km2331 miles2025 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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