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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 5:28:00 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 05:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 35' South, Longitude: 20° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.91 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' 49.3"961.50 miWest0° 06' 54.0"7.91 miNorth961.80 mi
24 hours13° 26' 07.3"895.23 miEast3° 10' 41.4"218.50 miNorth927.75 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 AM1587 km986 miles857 nmEast E
RecifeMon 2:28 AM1773 km1102 miles957 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorMon 2:28 AM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmWest W
FortalezaMon 2:28 AM2368 km1471 miles1278 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroMon 2:28 AM2514 km1562 miles1358 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaMon 5:28 AM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 5:28 AM2781 km1728 miles1502 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São PauloMon 2:28 AM2873 km1785 miles1551 nmWest-southwest WSW
ConakryMon 5:28 AM2875 km1787 miles1553 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrasiliaMon 2:28 AM2931 km1821 miles1583 nmWest W

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