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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, May 19, 2014 at 2:48:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 77%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 02:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 53' South, Longitude: 17° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.22 meters/second, 1545.2 km/hour, 960.1 miles/hour or 834.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.00 miWest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 miNorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 25' 41.7"959.95 miWest0° 06' 37.9"7.60 miNorth960.24 mi
24 hours13° 29' 25.2"897.57 miEast3° 05' 02.4"212.03 miNorth928.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MenongueMon 3:48 AM138 km85 miles74 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RunduMon 3:48 AM296 km184 miles160 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboMon 3:48 AM419 km260 miles226 nmNorthwest NW
LubangoMon 3:48 AM491 km305 miles265 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuenaMon 3:48 AM501 km311 miles270 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonguMon 4:48 AM560 km348 miles302 nmEast E
MalanjeMon 3:48 AM723 km449 miles390 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaunMon 4:48 AM737 km458 miles398 nmSoutheast SE
WindhoekMon 3:48 AM746 km464 miles403 nmSouth S
GhanziMon 4:48 AM752 km467 miles406 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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