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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 11:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 44' South, Longitude: 122° 19' 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' 55.3"968.86 miwest0° 06' 55.8"7.94 misouth968.63 mi
24 hours12° 41' 30.1"849.12 mieast2° 23' 21.6"164.29 misouth860.05 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 AM1404 km872 miles758 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Thu 6:06 AM1920 km1193 miles1036 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteThu 1:06 AM2929 km1820 miles1581 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsThu 5:06 AM3910 km2429 miles2111 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaThu 1:06 AM4023 km2500 miles2172 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 1:06 AM4273 km2655 miles2307 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityThu 5:06 AM4552 km2829 miles2458 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 5:06 AM4772 km2965 miles2577 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 5:06 AM4816 km2993 miles2601 nmNortheast NE
LimaThu 6:06 AM4906 km3048 miles2649 nmEast E
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