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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 3:48:00 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: 76%

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 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 46' South, Longitude: 3° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.48 meters/second, 1546.1 km/hour, 960.7 miles/hour or 834.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.01 miWest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miNorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 25' 44.5"960.53 miWest0° 06' 43.9"7.72 miNorth960.82 mi
24 hours13° 28' 11.1"896.69 miEast3° 07' 11.0"214.48 miNorth928.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 3:48 AM990 km615 miles535 nmWest W
LuandaMon 4:48 AM1305 km811 miles705 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekMon 4:48 AM1612 km1002 miles871 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaMon 4:48 AM1807 km1123 miles976 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 4:48 AM1810 km1125 miles977 nmNortheast NE
São ToméMon 3:48 AM1817 km1129 miles981 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleMon 4:48 AM1903 km1183 miles1028 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboMon 4:48 AM2236 km1389 miles1207 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéMon 4:48 AM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraMon 3:48 AM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmNorth N

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