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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 11:48:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 12' South, Longitude: 61° 14' 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"15.97 miWest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 miNorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 25' 33.4"958.25 miWest0° 06' 19.3"7.25 miNorth958.53 mi
24 hours13° 33' 04.5"900.17 miEast2° 58' 27.9"204.50 miNorth929.31 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 3:48 AM449 km279 miles242 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisMon 3:48 AM590 km367 miles319 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisMon 3:48 AM800 km497 miles432 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaMon 3:48 AM1429 km888 miles771 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoMon 2:48 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 5:48 AM1565 km972 miles845 nmNortheast NE
MoroniMon 2:48 AM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamMon 2:48 AM2607 km1620 miles1407 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 4:48 AM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MogadishuMon 2:48 AM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmNorthwest NW

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