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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: 12%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 29' South, Longitude: 121° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.15 meters/second, 1591.8 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.48 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 27' 19.3"989.03 miwest0° 10' 41.4"12.25 minorth989.33 mi
24 hours12° 56' 39.5"885.65 mieast4° 28' 17.0"307.28 minorth941.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 9:30 AM2062 km1281 miles1113 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Thu 12:30 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteThu 7:30 AM3227 km2005 miles1742 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 11:30 AM3607 km2241 miles1947 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityThu 11:30 AM3925 km2439 miles2120 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiFri 7:30 AM4166 km2588 miles2249 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuatemalaThu 11:30 AM4245 km2637 miles2292 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloThu 10:30 AM4299 km2671 miles2321 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorThu 11:30 AM4308 km2677 miles2326 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaThu 7:30 AM4365 km2713 miles2357 nmWest-southwest WSW
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