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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 = Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 4:38:00 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: 65%

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 Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 32' South, Longitude: 4° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.27 meters/second, 1570.6 km/hour, 975.9 miles/hour or 848.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.26 miWest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miNorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 27' 01.5"975.76 miWest0° 08' 54.5"10.21 miNorth976.10 mi
24 hours12° 57' 09.0"874.64 miEast3° 51' 40.3"265.38 miNorth919.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoTue 5:38 AM960 km597 miles519 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaTue 5:38 AM993 km617 miles536 nmEast-northeast ENE
JamestownTue 4:38 AM1211 km753 miles654 nmWest-southwest WSW
São ToméTue 4:38 AM1437 km893 miles776 nmNorth N
KinshasaTue 5:38 AM1457 km905 miles787 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleTue 5:38 AM1459 km906 miles788 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleTue 5:38 AM1513 km940 miles817 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WindhoekTue 5:38 AM1699 km1056 miles917 nmSoutheast SE
MalaboTue 5:38 AM1850 km1150 miles999 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéTue 5:38 AM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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