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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 06:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 28' South, Longitude: 19° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.51 meters/second, 1607.4 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.65 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 16.1"998.80 miwest0° 11' 20.1"12.98 minorth999.04 mi
24 hours11° 39' 09.5"802.43 mieast4° 33' 47.6"313.56 minorth863.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaFri 6:58 AM1652 km1026 miles892 nmNortheast NE
RecifeFri 3:58 AM1677 km1042 miles905 nmWest W
FreetownFri 6:58 AM1713 km1064 miles925 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryFri 6:58 AM1794 km1115 miles969 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownFri 6:58 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmSoutheast SE
BissauFri 6:58 AM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaFri 3:58 AM2077 km1290 miles1121 nmWest W
YamoussoukroFri 6:58 AM2121 km1318 miles1145 nmNortheast NE
BanjulFri 6:58 AM2125 km1320 miles1147 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 6:58 AM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmNortheast NE
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