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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 4:27 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 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° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.50 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' 16.0"998.72 miwest0° 11' 20.1"12.98 minorth998.96 mi
24 hours11° 39' 10.9"802.39 mieast4° 33' 47.4"313.54 minorth863.52 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 AM1634 km1015 miles882 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 6:58 AM1701 km1057 miles918 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeFri 3:58 AM1706 km1060 miles921 nmWest W
ConakryFri 6:58 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownFri 6:58 AM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmSoutheast SE
BissauFri 6:58 AM1969 km1223 miles1063 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 6:58 AM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaFri 3:58 AM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmWest W
AbidjanFri 6:58 AM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmNortheast NE
BanjulFri 6:58 AM2120 km1317 miles1145 nmNorth N
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