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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 10:46:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 41' South, Longitude: 117° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.31 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.15 miWest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miSouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 28' 56.3"969.05 miWest0° 06' 57.4"7.97 miSouth968.82 mi
24 hours12° 41' 03.4"848.77 miEast2° 24' 03.1"165.08 miSouth859.85 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 5:46 AM1612 km1002 miles870 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownThu 2:46 AM1748 km1086 miles944 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsThu 4:46 AM3426 km2129 miles1850 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteThu 12:46 AM3441 km2138 miles1858 nmWest W
Mexico CityThu 4:46 AM4276 km2657 miles2309 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaThu 5:46 AM4386 km2725 miles2368 nmEast E
GuatemalaThu 4:46 AM4394 km2731 miles2373 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 4:46 AM4424 km2749 miles2389 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaThu 12:46 AM4524 km2811 miles2443 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaThu 4:46 AM4546 km2825 miles2455 nmNortheast NE

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