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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 11:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 44' South
Longitude: 122° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.22 meters/second, 1559.6 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 28' 55.1"968.91 miwest0° 06' 55.8"7.94 misouth968.69 mi
24 hours12° 41' 31.7"849.20 mieast2° 23' 19.4"164.26 misouth860.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 3:06 AM1388 km862 miles749 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Thu 6:06 AM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteThu 1:06 AM2900 km1802 miles1566 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsThu 5:06 AM3937 km2447 miles2126 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaThu 1:06 AM3995 km2482 miles2157 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 1:06 AM4246 km2638 miles2293 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityThu 5:06 AM4569 km2839 miles2467 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 5:06 AM4794 km2979 miles2589 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 5:06 AM4839 km3007 miles2613 nmNortheast NE
LimaThu 6:06 AM4935 km3066 miles2665 nmEast E
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