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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 10:56:00 PM.

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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: 82%

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 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 01' South, Longitude: 66° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.24 meters/second, 1548.9 km/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.04 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 miSouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 28' 14.9"962.18 miWest0° 05' 57.9"6.84 miSouth961.96 mi
24 hours12° 56' 57.8"861.05 miEast1° 57' 25.0"134.57 miSouth867.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Fri 2:56 AM513 km319 miles277 nmSouthwest SW
Port LouisFri 2:56 AM1046 km650 miles565 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaFri 4:56 AM1166 km725 miles630 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisFri 2:56 AM1273 km791 miles687 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaFri 2:56 AM1736 km1079 miles937 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoFri 1:56 AM2027 km1259 miles1094 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleFri 3:56 AM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniFri 1:56 AM2542 km1580 miles1373 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandFri 3:56 AM2653 km1648 miles1432 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 4:26 AM2940 km1827 miles1587 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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