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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 05:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 35' South, Longitude: 20° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.92 meters/second, 1547.7 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 25' 49.4"961.58 miwest0° 06' 54.1"7.91 minorth961.88 mi
24 hours13° 26' 05.9"895.27 mieast3° 10' 43.8"218.56 minorth927.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 5:28 AM1616 km1004 miles872 nmEast E
RecifeMon 2:28 AM1743 km1083 miles941 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorMon 2:28 AM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmWest W
FortalezaMon 2:28 AM2347 km1459 miles1267 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroMon 2:28 AM2488 km1546 miles1343 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaMon 5:28 AM2661 km1653 miles1437 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 5:28 AM2790 km1733 miles1506 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São PauloMon 2:28 AM2846 km1769 miles1537 nmWest-southwest WSW
ConakryMon 5:28 AM2883 km1791 miles1557 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrasiliaMon 2:28 AM2902 km1803 miles1567 nmWest W
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