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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 = Friday, March 21, 2014 at 4:46:00 AM.

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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: 80%

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 Friday, March 21, 2014 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 34' South, Longitude: 18° 02' 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"959.08 miWest0° 05' 26.6"6.24 miSouth958.88 mi
24 hours13° 04' 10.6"866.57 miEast1° 43' 39.5"118.81 miSouth870.70 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 AM1318 km819 miles711 nmEast E
RecifeFri 1:46 AM2057 km1278 miles1111 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorFri 1:46 AM2237 km1390 miles1208 nmWest W
MonroviaFri 4:46 AM2653 km1649 miles1433 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaFri 1:46 AM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroFri 1:46 AM2726 km1694 miles1472 nmWest-southwest WSW
FreetownFri 4:46 AM2821 km1753 miles1523 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 4:46 AM2870 km1784 miles1550 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryFri 4:46 AM2923 km1816 miles1578 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroFri 4:46 AM2943 km1829 miles1589 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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