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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: 78%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 19' South, Longitude: 75° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.22 meters/second, 1541.6 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.96 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 25' 30.5"957.70 miwest0° 06' 13.0"7.13 minorth957.98 mi
24 hours13° 34' 16.8"901.03 mieast2° 56' 13.4"201.93 minorth929.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 4:48 AM1054 km655 miles569 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisMon 2:48 AM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 2:48 AM2190 km1361 miles1183 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleMon 3:48 AM2278 km1415 miles1230 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandMon 3:48 AM2388 km1484 miles1290 nmSouth S
VictoriaMon 2:48 AM2558 km1590 miles1381 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 4:18 AM2608 km1621 miles1408 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 4:18 AM2610 km1622 miles1409 nmNorth N
AntananarivoMon 1:48 AM2998 km1863 miles1619 nmWest W
BengaluruMon 4:18 AM3245 km2016 miles1752 nmNorth N
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