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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 4:58:00 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 04:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 29' South, Longitude: 0° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.36 meters/second, 1570.9 km/hour, 976.1 miles/hour or 848.2 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' 02.4"975.97 miWest0° 08' 56.1"10.24 miNorth976.30 mi
24 hours12° 56' 44.7"874.35 miEast3° 52' 09.1"265.93 miNorth919.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 4:58 AM738 km458 miles398 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaTue 5:58 AM1488 km925 miles803 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméTue 4:58 AM1594 km990 miles861 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleTue 5:58 AM1757 km1092 miles949 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaTue 5:58 AM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleTue 5:58 AM1898 km1180 miles1025 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraTue 4:58 AM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 4:58 AM2022 km1256 miles1092 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalaboTue 5:58 AM2034 km1264 miles1098 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LoméTue 4:58 AM2062 km1281 miles1113 nmNorth N

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