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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 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 34' South
Longitude: 23° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.96 meters/second, 1547.9 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.8 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' 49.9"961.68 miwest0° 06' 55.0"7.93 minorth961.98 mi
24 hours13° 25' 53.4"895.12 mieast3° 11' 04.6"218.95 minorth927.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeMon 2:38 AM1517 km942 miles819 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorMon 2:38 AM1674 km1040 miles904 nmWest W
JamestownMon 5:38 AM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmEast E
FortalezaMon 2:38 AM2133 km1325 miles1151 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroMon 2:38 AM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloMon 2:38 AM2609 km1621 miles1409 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaMon 2:38 AM2645 km1643 miles1428 nmWest W
MonroviaMon 5:38 AM2779 km1727 miles1501 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 5:38 AM2878 km1788 miles1554 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 5:38 AM2964 km1842 miles1600 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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