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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: 60%

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 Monday, April 21, 2014 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 44' South, Longitude: 95° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.54 meters/second, 1539.1 km/hour, 956.4 miles/hour or 831.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.94 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 26' 01.6"956.16 miwest0° 05' 35.1"6.40 minorth956.41 mi
24 hours13° 25' 57.9"889.87 mieast2° 41' 53.9"185.53 minorth914.82 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 *Mon 6:48 AM1815 km1128 miles980 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 5:48 AM1874 km1165 miles1012 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 6:48 AM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilMon 6:48 AM2359 km1466 miles1274 nmNortheast NE
QuitoMon 6:48 AM2624 km1630 miles1417 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 7:48 AM2937 km1825 miles1586 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 6:48 AM3106 km1930 miles1677 nmEast E
Santiago *Mon 8:48 AM3114 km1935 miles1681 nmSoutheast SE
San JoseMon 5:48 AM3214 km1997 miles1736 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreMon 7:48 AM3229 km2007 miles1744 nmEast E

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