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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 7:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 34' South, Longitude: 22° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.96 meters/second, 1547.8 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
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 25' 49.9"961.60 miwest0° 06' 55.0"7.93 minorth961.90 mi
24 hours13° 25' 54.8"895.08 mieast3° 11' 02.2"218.89 minorth927.70 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 AM1542 km958 miles832 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorMon 2:38 AM1703 km1058 miles919 nmWest W
JamestownMon 5:38 AM1844 km1146 miles996 nmEast E
FortalezaMon 2:38 AM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroMon 2:38 AM2278 km1416 miles1230 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloMon 2:38 AM2636 km1638 miles1423 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaMon 2:38 AM2674 km1661 miles1444 nmWest W
MonroviaMon 5:38 AM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 5:38 AM2867 km1781 miles1548 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 5:38 AM2954 km1835 miles1595 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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