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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 56%
Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 06:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 39' South
Longitude: 5° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.34 meters/second, 1606.8 km/hour, 998.4 miles/hour or 867.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 12.6"998.43 miwest0° 11' 19.3"12.97 minorth998.67 mi
24 hours11° 40' 18.2"803.49 mieast4° 33' 43.0"313.48 minorth864.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 6:00 AM1137 km707 miles614 nmSouth S
AbidjanFri 6:00 AM1231 km765 miles665 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroFri 6:00 AM1380 km858 miles745 nmNorth N
AccraFri 6:00 AM1391 km864 miles751 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaFri 6:00 AM1430 km888 miles772 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeFri 6:00 AM1525 km948 miles824 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméFri 6:00 AM1554 km966 miles839 nmEast-northeast ENE
Porto NovoFri 7:00 AM1655 km1029 miles894 nmNortheast NE
LagosFri 7:00 AM1689 km1049 miles912 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 6:00 AM1761 km1094 miles951 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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