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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: 62%

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 Monday, April 21, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 15' South, Longitude: 9° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.27 meters/second, 1534.6 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.89 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 25' 51.3"953.39 miwest0° 04' 55.8"5.65 minorth953.62 mi
24 hours13° 30' 51.5"892.86 mieast2° 27' 27.3"169.00 minorth914.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 5:48 AM389 km241 miles210 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanMon 5:48 AM2558 km1590 miles1381 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaMon 6:48 AM2591 km1610 miles1399 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméMon 5:48 AM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaMon 5:48 AM2614 km1624 miles1412 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroMon 5:48 AM2696 km1675 miles1456 nmNorth N
AccraMon 5:48 AM2705 km1681 miles1460 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WindhoekMon 6:48 AM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmEast-southeast ESE
LibrevilleMon 6:48 AM2819 km1751 miles1522 nmNortheast NE
LomeMon 5:48 AM2824 km1755 miles1525 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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