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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 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 33' South, Longitude: 25° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.01 meters/second, 1548.0 km/hour, 961.9 miles/hour or 835.9 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' 50.4"961.78 miwest0° 06' 56.0"7.95 minorth962.08 mi
24 hours13° 25' 41.0"894.98 mieast3° 11' 25.3"219.35 minorth927.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeMon 2:48 AM1304 km810 miles704 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorMon 2:48 AM1419 km881 miles766 nmWest W
FortalezaMon 2:48 AM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroMon 2:48 AM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownMon 5:48 AM2131 km1324 miles1151 nmEast E
São PauloMon 2:48 AM2375 km1476 miles1282 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaMon 2:48 AM2388 km1484 miles1289 nmWest W
MonroviaMon 5:48 AM2917 km1813 miles1575 nmNortheast NE
BelémMon 2:48 AM2957 km1837 miles1596 nmWest-northwest WNW
FreetownMon 5:48 AM2988 km1856 miles1613 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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