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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, April 21, 2014 at 5:48:00 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: 57%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, April 15, 2014 at 7:44 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:53 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 21, 2014 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 09' South, Longitude: 177° 59' East

The ground speed is currently 428.91 meters/second, 1544.1 kilometres/hour, 959.4 miles/hour or 833.7 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' 26.1"15.99 miWest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 miNorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 26' 13.0"959.24 miWest0° 06' 12.6"7.12 miNorth959.52 mi
24 hours346° 39' 12.9"886.81 miWest2° 55' 34.6"201.19 miNorth915.33 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
LabasaTue 5:48 AM152 km94 miles82 nmEast-southeast ESE
LautokaTue 5:48 AM170 km106 miles92 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LevukaTue 5:48 AM192 km119 miles104 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiTue 5:48 AM192 km119 miles104 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaTue 5:48 AM224 km139 miles121 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SigatokaTue 5:48 AM226 km140 miles122 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mata-UtuTue 5:48 AM705 km438 miles381 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiTue 5:48 AM855 km531 miles462 nmNorth N
NeiafuTue 6:48 AM898 km558 miles485 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaTue 6:48 AM906 km563 miles489 nmSoutheast SE

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