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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 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 34' South, Longitude: 18° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.86 meters/second, 1543.9 km/hour, 959.3 miles/hour or 833.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"15.99 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 27' 55.3"959.14 miwest0° 05' 26.4"6.24 misouth958.93 mi
24 hours13° 04' 12.0"866.65 mieast1° 43' 36.8"118.76 misouth870.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 4:46 AM1346 km837 miles727 nmEast E
RecifeFri 1:46 AM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorFri 1:46 AM2209 km1372 miles1193 nmWest W
FortalezaFri 1:46 AM2632 km1636 miles1421 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaFri 4:46 AM2662 km1654 miles1438 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de JaneiroFri 1:46 AM2698 km1677 miles1457 nmWest-southwest WSW
FreetownFri 4:46 AM2827 km1757 miles1526 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanFri 4:46 AM2887 km1794 miles1559 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 4:46 AM2928 km1820 miles1581 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroFri 4:46 AM2958 km1838 miles1597 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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