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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 10:56:00 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: 78%

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 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 06' South, Longitude: 107° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.50 meters/second, 1539.0 km/hour, 956.3 miles/hour or 831.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"15.94 miWest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 miSouth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 27' 35.5"956.01 miWest0° 04' 51.8"5.57 miSouth955.82 mi
24 hours13° 11' 23.9"872.09 miEast1° 28' 28.0"101.40 miSouth874.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Fri 5:56 AM1126 km700 miles608 nmSouth S
AdamstownFri 2:56 AM2532 km1573 miles1367 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 4:56 AM2634 km1637 miles1422 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 5:56 AM3296 km2048 miles1780 nmEast E
QuitoFri 5:56 AM3659 km2273 miles1975 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseFri 4:56 AM3927 km2440 miles2121 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 4:56 AM3941 km2449 miles2128 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 4:56 AM3958 km2459 miles2137 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 4:56 AM3972 km2468 miles2145 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Fri 7:56 AM4074 km2531 miles2200 nmEast-southeast ESE

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