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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: 91%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, May 7, 2014 at 3:15 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 23:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 17' South
Longitude: 23° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.47 meters/second, 1603.7 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 865.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.61 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.7"996.42 miwest0° 09' 46.6"11.20 misouth996.30 mi
24 hours11° 47' 04.7"808.67 mieast3° 45' 45.7"258.61 misouth845.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSun 8:10 PM1281 km796 miles691 nmWest W
FortalezaSun 8:10 PM1737 km1079 miles938 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSun 8:10 PM1778 km1105 miles960 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaSun 11:10 PM2046 km1271 miles1105 nmNortheast NE
FreetownSun 11:10 PM2070 km1287 miles1118 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySun 11:10 PM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownSun 11:10 PM2141 km1331 miles1156 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauSun 11:10 PM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulSun 11:10 PM2410 km1497 miles1301 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PraiaSun 10:10 PM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmNorth N
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