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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 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 40' South, Longitude: 11° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.75 meters/second, 1547.1 km/hour, 961.3 miles/hour or 835.4 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' 47.4"961.19 miwest0° 06' 50.1"7.83 minorth961.49 mi
24 hours13° 26' 55.6"895.86 mieast3° 09' 20.1"216.96 minorth928.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 4:48 AM585 km364 miles316 nmEast E
MonroviaMon 4:48 AM2431 km1511 miles1313 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 4:48 AM2451 km1523 miles1323 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 4:48 AM2570 km1597 miles1388 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraMon 4:48 AM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméMon 4:48 AM2647 km1645 miles1429 nmNortheast NE
FreetownMon 4:48 AM2680 km1665 miles1447 nmNorth N
LuandaMon 5:48 AM2758 km1714 miles1489 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeMon 4:48 AM2770 km1721 miles1496 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 4:48 AM2798 km1738 miles1511 nmNorth N
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