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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 4:48:00 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 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 40' South, Longitude: 10° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.74 meters/second, 1547.1 km/hour, 961.3 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' 47.4"961.11 miWest0° 06' 50.0"7.83 miNorth961.41 mi
24 hours13° 26' 57.0"895.81 miEast3° 09' 17.7"216.90 miNorth927.95 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 AM556 km346 miles300 nmEast E
MonroviaMon 4:48 AM2431 km1510 miles1313 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 4:48 AM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 4:48 AM2563 km1592 miles1384 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméMon 4:48 AM2625 km1631 miles1417 nmNortheast NE
AccraMon 4:48 AM2625 km1631 miles1418 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 4:48 AM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmNorth N
LuandaMon 5:48 AM2730 km1696 miles1474 nmEast-northeast ENE
LoméMon 4:48 AM2756 km1712 miles1488 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 4:48 AM2801 km1740 miles1512 nmNorth N

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