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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: 86%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 56' South, Longitude: 10° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.19 meters/second, 1527.1 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.82 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 24' 47.7"948.71 miwest0° 04' 03.7"4.66 minorth948.90 mi
24 hours13° 54' 53.6"915.92 mieast2° 09' 11.3"148.07 minorth933.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 3:48 AM571 km355 miles308 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanSun 3:48 AM2673 km1661 miles1443 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaSun 3:48 AM2681 km1666 miles1448 nmNorth N
LuandaSun 4:48 AM2772 km1723 miles1497 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSun 3:48 AM2776 km1725 miles1499 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSun 3:48 AM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraSun 3:48 AM2839 km1764 miles1533 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 3:48 AM2935 km1824 miles1585 nmNorth N
WindhoekSun 4:48 AM2941 km1827 miles1588 nmEast-southeast ESE
LomeSun 3:48 AM2964 km1842 miles1600 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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