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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 5:58:00 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 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 20' South, Longitude: 14° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.64 meters/second, 1571.9 km/hour, 976.7 miles/hour or 848.8 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' 05.7"976.59 miWest0° 09' 00.4"10.32 miNorth976.92 mi
24 hours12° 55' 32.1"873.49 miEast3° 53' 34.5"267.56 miNorth919.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 5:58 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaTue 5:58 AM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 5:58 AM2260 km1405 miles1220 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeTue 2:58 AM2304 km1431 miles1244 nmWest W
FreetownTue 5:58 AM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroTue 5:58 AM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryTue 5:58 AM2416 km1502 miles1305 nmNorth N
AccraTue 5:58 AM2519 km1565 miles1360 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorTue 2:58 AM2625 km1631 miles1418 nmWest W
LomeTue 5:58 AM2669 km1659 miles1441 nmNortheast NE

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