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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 = Monday, May 19, 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: 68%

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 Monday, May 19, 2014 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 14' South, Longitude: 74° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.93 meters/second, 1565.7 km/hour, 972.9 miles/hour or 845.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.21 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 26' 46.1"972.76 miWest0° 08' 32.4"9.78 miNorth973.09 mi
24 hours13° 03' 05.4"878.87 miEast3° 44' 20.8"257.01 miNorth921.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 5:48 AM706 km439 miles381 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleTue 4:48 AM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmNorth N
Port LouisTue 3:48 AM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisTue 3:48 AM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 5:18 AM2296 km1427 miles1240 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboTue 5:18 AM2299 km1429 miles1242 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaTue 3:48 AM2328 km1446 miles1257 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramTue 5:18 AM2415 km1501 miles1304 nmNorth N
MaduraiTue 5:18 AM2587 km1608 miles1397 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandTue 4:48 AM2736 km1700 miles1477 nmSouth S

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