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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: 65%

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 Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 30' South, Longitude: 2° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.32 meters/second, 1570.8 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.27 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 27' 02.0"975.95 miwest0° 08' 55.4"10.22 minorth976.28 mi
24 hours12° 56' 55.5"874.54 mieast3° 51' 56.2"265.71 minorth919.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 4:48 AM942 km585 miles509 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaTue 5:48 AM1265 km786 miles683 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméTue 4:48 AM1503 km934 miles812 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleTue 5:48 AM1632 km1014 miles881 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaTue 5:48 AM1696 km1054 miles916 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleTue 5:48 AM1697 km1054 miles916 nmEast-northeast ENE
WindhoekTue 5:48 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmSoutheast SE
MalaboTue 5:48 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraTue 4:48 AM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmNorth N
LomeTue 4:48 AM2064 km1283 miles1114 nmNorth N
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