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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 23:38:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 89%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 23' South, Longitude: 46° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.01 meters/second, 1555.2 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 25' 13.2"966.21 miwest0° 08' 06.0"9.28 minorth966.55 mi
24 hours13° 38' 07.1"913.63 mieast3° 37' 23.2"249.06 minorth953.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MahajangaMon 2:38 AM148 km92 miles80 nmSouth S
MamoutzouMon 2:38 AM209 km130 miles113 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutsamuduMon 2:38 AM317 km197 miles171 nmNorthwest NW
FomboniMon 2:38 AM357 km222 miles193 nmNorthwest NW
AntsirananaMon 2:38 AM405 km251 miles218 nmNortheast NE
MoroniMon 2:38 AM440 km273 miles238 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 2:38 AM519 km323 miles280 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToamasinaMon 2:38 AM536 km333 miles289 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirabeMon 2:38 AM612 km380 miles330 nmSouth S
NampulaMon 1:38 AM756 km470 miles408 nmWest W
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