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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 04:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 38' South, Longitude: 13° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.79 meters/second, 1547.2 km/hour, 961.4 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' 47.9"961.29 miwest0° 06' 51.1"7.85 minorth961.59 mi
24 hours13° 26' 43.2"895.71 mieast3° 09' 41.1"217.36 minorth927.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 4:58 AM843 km524 miles455 nmEast E
MonroviaMon 4:58 AM2448 km1521 miles1322 nmNorth N
RecifeMon 1:58 AM2464 km1531 miles1331 nmWest-northwest WNW
AbidjanMon 4:58 AM2546 km1582 miles1375 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 4:58 AM2647 km1645 miles1429 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 4:58 AM2669 km1658 miles1441 nmNorth N
AccraMon 4:58 AM2768 km1720 miles1495 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 4:58 AM2782 km1728 miles1502 nmNorth N
São ToméMon 4:58 AM2848 km1770 miles1538 nmNortheast NE
LomeMon 4:58 AM2909 km1807 miles1571 nmNortheast NE
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