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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 23:56:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 82%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 23:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||51° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.00 meters/second, 1548.0 km/hour, 961.9 miles/hour or 835.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 28.1"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||south||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 11.4"||961.69 mi||west||0° 05' 52.6"||6.73 mi||south||961.48 mi|
|24 hours||12° 58' 14.8"||862.10 mi||east||1° 55' 03.6"||131.88 mi||south||867.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Fri 2:56 AM||327 km||203 miles||177 nm|| SW|
|Antsiranana||Fri 2:56 AM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm|| NNW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 2:56 AM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm|| SW|
|Mahajanga||Fri 2:56 AM||571 km||355 miles||309 nm|| W|
|Antsirabe||Fri 2:56 AM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| SW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 3:56 AM||664 km||413 miles||358 nm|| SE|
|Port Louis||Fri 3:56 AM||766 km||476 miles||413 nm|| SE|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 2:56 AM||782 km||486 miles||422 nm|| WNW|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 2:56 AM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm|| WNW|
|Moroni||Fri 2:56 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm|| WNW|
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