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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: 80%
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 Friday, March 21, 2014 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 30' South
Longitude: 6° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.05 meters/second, 1544.6 km/hour, 959.8 miles/hour or 834.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.00 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 27' 58.0"959.57 miwest0° 05' 31.1"6.32 misouth959.36 mi
24 hours13° 03' 11.3"865.88 mieast1° 45' 37.0"121.06 misouth870.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 3:56 AM84 km52 miles46 nmNortheast NE
LuandaFri 4:56 AM2277 km1415 miles1229 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméFri 3:56 AM2344 km1457 miles1266 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanFri 3:56 AM2425 km1507 miles1309 nmNorth N
AccraFri 3:56 AM2527 km1570 miles1364 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Fri 5:56 AM2537 km1576 miles1370 nmEast-southeast ESE
LibrevilleFri 4:56 AM2541 km1579 miles1372 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaFri 3:56 AM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YamoussoukroFri 3:56 AM2581 km1604 miles1393 nmNorth N
LomeFri 3:56 AM2634 km1637 miles1422 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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