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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 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 13' South, Longitude: 63° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.42 meters/second, 1542.3 km/hour, 958.4 miles/hour or 832.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.97 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 25' 32.9"958.16 miwest0° 06' 18.2"7.23 minorth958.44 mi
24 hours13° 33' 16.6"900.32 mieast2° 58' 05.6"204.07 minorth929.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Mon 3:38 AM384 km238 miles207 nmSouth S
Port LouisMon 3:38 AM782 km486 miles422 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisMon 3:38 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 5:38 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaMon 3:38 AM1564 km972 miles845 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 2:38 AM1736 km1079 miles938 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniMon 2:38 AM2257 km1402 miles1219 nmWest W
MaleMon 4:38 AM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandMon 4:38 AM2754 km1711 miles1487 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dar es SalaamMon 2:38 AM2849 km1770 miles1538 nmWest-northwest WNW

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