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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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 12' South, Longitude: 60° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.47 meters/second, 1542.5 km/hour, 958.5 miles/hour or 832.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.98 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 25' 33.4"958.33 miwest0° 06' 19.5"7.25 minorth958.61 mi
24 hours13° 33' 03.2"900.22 mieast2° 58' 30.5"204.56 minorth929.37 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 3:48 AM572 km355 miles309 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisMon 3:48 AM778 km484 miles420 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaMon 3:48 AM1416 km880 miles764 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoMon 2:48 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 5:48 AM1587 km986 miles857 nmNortheast NE
MoroniMon 2:48 AM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamMon 2:48 AM2579 km1603 miles1393 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 4:48 AM2644 km1643 miles1427 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MogadishuMon 2:48 AM2651 km1647 miles1431 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandMon 4:48 AM2895 km1799 miles1563 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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