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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 = Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 20:56:00. Helsinki local time = Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 11:56:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, April 11, 2017 at 6:08 am
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 19, 2017 at 9:56 am

Position of the Moon: Sublunar Point

On Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 20:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 09' South, Longitude: 54° 19' East

The ground speed is currently 446.57 meters/second, 1607.6 kilometres/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.65 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 33' 11.5"998.84 miWest0° 09' 15.3"10.60 miSouth998.72 mi
24 hours10° 45' 19.0"738.19 miEast3° 30' 56.0"241.60 miSouth773.59 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
VictoriaWed 12:56 am307 km191 miles166 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniTue 11:56 pm1313 km816 miles709 nmWest-southwest WSW
MogadishuTue 11:56 pm1423 km884 miles769 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisWed 12:56 am1481 km920 miles799 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntananarivoTue 11:56 pm1494 km928 miles807 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisWed 12:56 am1524 km947 miles823 nmSouth S
Dar es SalaamTue 11:56 pm1660 km1032 miles896 nmWest W
Diego GarciaWed 2:56 am1998 km1242 miles1079 nmEast E
NairobiTue 11:56 pm2047 km1272 miles1105 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaTue 11:56 pm2056 km1277 miles1110 nmWest W

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