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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 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 21' South
Longitude: 12° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.60 meters/second, 1571.7 km/hour, 976.6 miles/hour or 848.7 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' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 27' 05.2"976.56 miwest0° 08' 59.7"10.31 minorth976.90 mi
24 hours12° 55' 42.7"873.67 mieast3° 53' 22.0"267.34 minorth919.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 5:48 AM801 km498 miles433 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaTue 5:48 AM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 5:48 AM2153 km1338 miles1163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroTue 5:48 AM2254 km1400 miles1217 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownTue 5:48 AM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmNorth N
AccraTue 5:48 AM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmNortheast NE
ConakryTue 5:48 AM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmNorth N
São ToméTue 5:48 AM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeTue 5:48 AM2525 km1569 miles1364 nmNortheast NE
RecifeTue 2:48 AM2531 km1573 miles1367 nmWest W
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