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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, June 16, 2014 at 11:58:00 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: 80%

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 Monday, June 16, 2014 at 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 43' South, Longitude: 55° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.95 meters/second, 1580.2 km/hour, 981.9 miles/hour or 853.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.36 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 26' 41.9"981.78 miWest0° 09' 59.0"11.44 miNorth982.12 mi
24 hours13° 02' 52.2"886.84 miEast4° 13' 32.6"290.41 miNorth938.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaTue 2:58 AM653 km406 miles353 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaTue 3:58 AM675 km419 miles364 nmNorth N
Port LouisTue 3:58 AM1078 km670 miles582 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisTue 3:58 AM1126 km700 miles608 nmSouth S
AntananarivoTue 2:58 AM1218 km757 miles657 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniTue 2:58 AM1293 km804 miles698 nmWest W
MogadishuTue 2:58 AM1775 km1103 miles958 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamTue 2:58 AM1788 km1111 miles965 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaTue 5:58 AM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmEast E
DodomaTue 2:58 AM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmWest-northwest WNW

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