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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: 85%

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 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 52' South, Longitude: 22° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.33 meters/second, 1527.6 km/hour, 949.2 miles/hour or 824.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.82 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 24' 49.3"948.97 miwest0° 04' 09.6"4.77 minorth949.17 mi
24 hours13° 54' 06.4"915.28 mieast2° 11' 25.0"150.62 minorth932.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSun 1:38 AM1708 km1062 miles922 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorSun 1:38 AM1781 km1107 miles962 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownSun 4:38 AM1818 km1130 miles982 nmEast E
Rio de JaneiroSun 1:38 AM2212 km1374 miles1194 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSun 1:38 AM2335 km1451 miles1261 nmNorthwest NW
São PauloSun 1:38 AM2571 km1597 miles1388 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaSun 1:38 AM2695 km1675 miles1455 nmWest W
MonroviaSun 4:38 AM2976 km1849 miles1607 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 4:38 AM3094 km1923 miles1671 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySun 4:38 AM3184 km1979 miles1719 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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