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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 4:38:00 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 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 41' South, Longitude: 8° 30' 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"961.01 miWest0° 06' 49.0"7.81 miNorth961.31 mi
24 hours13° 27' 09.3"895.96 miEast3° 08' 56.7"216.50 miNorth927.99 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 AM299 km186 miles162 nmEast E
AbidjanMon 4:38 AM2375 km1475 miles1282 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméMon 4:38 AM2438 km1515 miles1316 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaMon 4:38 AM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmNorth N
LuandaMon 5:38 AM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmEast-northeast ENE
YamoussoukroMon 4:38 AM2514 km1562 miles1357 nmNorth N
AccraMon 4:38 AM2519 km1565 miles1360 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LomeMon 4:38 AM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleMon 5:38 AM2656 km1651 miles1434 nmNortheast NE
FreetownMon 4:38 AM2723 km1692 miles1471 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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