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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 = Monday, March 24, 2014 at 5:48:00 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: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 24, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 29' South, Longitude: 7° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.18 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.78 miWest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miNorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 25' 31.6"946.37 miWest0° 02' 46.2"3.17 miNorth946.51 mi
24 hours13° 46' 16.7"903.48 miEast1° 39' 15.1"113.76 miNorth914.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoMon 6:48 AM764 km475 miles413 nmEast-northeast ENE
Walvis Bay *Mon 7:48 AM893 km555 miles482 nmSoutheast SE
Windhoek *Mon 7:48 AM1110 km690 miles599 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaMon 6:48 AM1243 km772 miles671 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownMon 5:48 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmWest W
KinshasaMon 6:48 AM1790 km1112 miles967 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleMon 6:48 AM1795 km1115 miles969 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownMon 7:48 AM2033 km1263 miles1098 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GaboroneMon 7:48 AM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméMon 5:48 AM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmNorth N

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