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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: 92%
Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, April 15, 2014 at 7:43 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:52 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 31' South
Longitude: 48° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.06 meters/second, 1533.8 km/hour, 953.1 miles/hour or 828.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.89 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 26' 38.5"952.87 miwest0° 04' 19.8"4.96 misouth952.69 mi
24 hours13° 31' 52.0"892.67 mieast1° 13' 27.9"84.22 misouth893.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaFri 1:56 AM89 km55 miles48 nmSoutheast SE
AntananarivoFri 1:56 AM212 km131 miles114 nmSouthwest SW
AntsirabeFri 1:56 AM325 km202 miles175 nmSouthwest SW
MahajangaFri 1:56 AM339 km211 miles183 nmNorthwest NW
FianarantsoaFri 1:56 AM474 km295 miles256 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntsirananaFri 1:56 AM582 km362 miles314 nmNorth N
MamoutzouFri 1:56 AM655 km407 miles354 nmNorthwest NW
MutsamuduFri 1:56 AM764 km475 miles413 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-DenisFri 2:56 AM784 km487 miles423 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoroniFri 1:56 AM883 km549 miles477 nmNorthwest NW
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