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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 = Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 1:30:00 PM.

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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: 14%

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 Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 12' South, Longitude: 63° 09' West

The ground speed is currently 441.25 meters/second, 1588.5 kilometres/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.45 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 27' 12.0"986.93 miWest0° 10' 28.1"11.99 miNorth987.24 mi
24 hours12° 59' 17.0"886.88 miEast4° 24' 23.9"302.82 miNorth941.53 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Porto VelhoThu 9:30 AM93 km58 miles50 nmWest-northwest WNW
RiberaltaThu 9:30 AM376 km234 miles203 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoThu 8:30 AM520 km323 miles281 nmWest W
CobijaThu 9:30 AM647 km402 miles350 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManausThu 9:30 AM756 km470 miles408 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa CruzThu 9:30 AM951 km591 miles513 nmSouth S
CochabambaThu 9:30 AM964 km599 miles520 nmSouth-southwest SSW
La PazThu 9:30 AM972 km604 miles525 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreThu 9:30 AM1112 km691 miles601 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LimaThu 8:30 AM1551 km964 miles838 nmWest-southwest WSW

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