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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: 87%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 14' South, Longitude: 61° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.38 meters/second, 1524.2 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.79 miwest0° 00' 03.3"0.06 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 24' 40.0"946.91 miwest0° 03' 27.0"3.96 minorth947.07 mi
24 hours13° 59' 19.5"919.17 mieast1° 55' 32.1"132.43 minorth933.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSun 2:48 AM463 km288 miles250 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSun 2:48 AM689 km428 miles372 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoSun 1:48 AM1467 km912 miles792 nmWest W
VictoriaSun 2:48 AM1639 km1018 miles885 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSun 4:48 AM1697 km1054 miles916 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSun 1:48 AM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandSun 3:48 AM2680 km1665 miles1447 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dar es SalaamSun 1:48 AM2710 km1684 miles1463 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSun 3:48 AM2812 km1748 miles1519 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MogadishuSun 1:48 AM2851 km1772 miles1539 nmNorthwest NW
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