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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: 74%
Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, April 15, 2014 at 7:43 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:52 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 41' South
Longitude: 8° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.65 meters/second, 1521.6 km/hour, 945.5 miles/hour or 821.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.76 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 minorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 25' 26.4"945.26 miwest0° 02' 00.2"2.30 minorth945.36 mi
24 hours13° 45' 55.3"902.12 mieast1° 20' 56.4"92.78 minorth910.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 4:48 AM420 km261 miles227 nmNortheast NE
LuandaSun 5:48 AM2579 km1603 miles1393 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSun 4:48 AM2678 km1664 miles1446 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekSun 5:48 AM2691 km1672 miles1453 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbidjanSun 4:48 AM2699 km1677 miles1457 nmNorth N
MonroviaSun 4:48 AM2778 km1726 miles1500 nmNorth N
AccraSun 4:48 AM2828 km1757 miles1527 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSun 4:48 AM2842 km1766 miles1535 nmNorth N
LibrevilleSun 5:48 AM2877 km1787 miles1553 nmNortheast NE
LomeSun 4:48 AM2942 km1828 miles1588 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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