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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: 75%

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 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 32' South, Longitude: 28° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.05 meters/second, 1548.2 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 836.0 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' 50.8"961.87 miwest0° 06' 57.0"7.97 minorth962.18 mi
24 hours13° 25' 28.6"894.83 mieast3° 11' 46.1"219.74 minorth927.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeMon 2:58 AM1111 km691 miles600 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorMon 2:58 AM1165 km724 miles629 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaMon 2:58 AM1743 km1083 miles941 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroMon 2:58 AM1794 km1115 miles969 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaMon 2:58 AM2130 km1324 miles1150 nmWest W
São PauloMon 2:58 AM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownMon 5:58 AM2388 km1484 miles1290 nmEast E
BelémMon 2:58 AM2735 km1699 miles1477 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaMon 5:58 AM3072 km1909 miles1659 nmNortheast NE
FreetownMon 5:58 AM3116 km1936 miles1682 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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