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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 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 23' South, Longitude: 9° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.55 meters/second, 1571.6 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.28 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 27' 04.6"976.46 miwest0° 08' 59.0"10.29 minorth976.79 mi
24 hours12° 55' 54.8"873.82 mieast3° 53' 07.7"267.07 minorth919.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 5:38 AM587 km365 miles317 nmSoutheast SE
AbidjanTue 5:38 AM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaTue 5:38 AM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroTue 5:38 AM2181 km1355 miles1177 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraTue 5:38 AM2247 km1396 miles1213 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméTue 5:38 AM2302 km1431 miles1243 nmNortheast NE
FreetownTue 5:38 AM2339 km1454 miles1263 nmNorth N
LomeTue 5:38 AM2381 km1479 miles1286 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryTue 5:38 AM2460 km1528 miles1328 nmNorth N
Porto NovoTue 6:38 AM2497 km1551 miles1348 nmNortheast NE
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