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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: 76%

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 Monday, May 19, 2014 at 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 41' South, Longitude: 8° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.70 meters/second, 1546.9 km/hour, 961.2 miles/hour or 835.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.02 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 25' 47.0"961.09 miwest0° 06' 49.1"7.82 minorth961.39 mi
24 hours13° 27' 07.9"896.01 mieast3° 08' 59.1"216.56 minorth928.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 4:38 AM328 km204 miles177 nmEast E
AbidjanMon 4:38 AM2381 km1479 miles1285 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaMon 4:38 AM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmNorth N
São ToméMon 4:38 AM2458 km1527 miles1327 nmNortheast NE
LuandaMon 5:38 AM2508 km1559 miles1354 nmEast-northeast ENE
YamoussoukroMon 4:38 AM2518 km1565 miles1360 nmNorth N
AccraMon 4:38 AM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LomeMon 4:38 AM2652 km1648 miles1432 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleMon 5:38 AM2678 km1664 miles1446 nmNortheast NE
FreetownMon 4:38 AM2718 km1689 miles1467 nmNorth N
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