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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 7:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 13' South
Longitude: 63° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.43 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.97 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 25' 32.9"958.24 miwest0° 06' 18.3"7.23 minorth958.52 mi
24 hours13° 33' 15.2"900.36 mieast2° 58' 08.1"204.14 minorth929.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisMon 3:38 AM759 km472 miles410 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisMon 3:38 AM982 km610 miles530 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 5:38 AM1392 km865 miles752 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaMon 3:38 AM1548 km962 miles836 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 2:38 AM1708 km1061 miles922 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniMon 2:38 AM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmWest W
MaleMon 4:38 AM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandMon 4:38 AM2767 km1720 miles1494 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dar es SalaamMon 2:38 AM2822 km1753 miles1524 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuMon 2:38 AM2831 km1759 miles1528 nmNorthwest NW
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