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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 11:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 50' South, Longitude: 134° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.00 meters/second, 1558.8 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.14 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 misouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 28' 52.2"968.43 miwest0° 06' 51.9"7.87 misouth968.21 mi
24 hours12° 42' 38.7"850.07 mieast2° 21' 35.2"162.27 misouth860.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeThu 2:26 AM833 km518 miles450 nmNorthwest NW
Gambier IslandsThu 2:56 AM920 km572 miles497 nmSouth S
AdamstownThu 3:56 AM1229 km764 miles664 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteThu 1:56 AM1622 km1008 miles876 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaThu 1:56 AM2749 km1708 miles1484 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 6:56 AM2954 km1835 miles1595 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiFri 1:56 AM3107 km1931 miles1678 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiThu 12:56 AM3779 km2348 miles2040 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 1:56 AM4001 km2486 miles2160 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 12:56 AM4023 km2500 miles2172 nmWest W
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