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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 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 20' South, Longitude: 14° 35' 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' 05.8"976.67 miwest0° 09' 00.4"10.32 minorth977.00 mi
24 hours12° 55' 30.8"873.53 mieast3° 53' 36.0"267.61 minorth919.13 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 AM1036 km644 miles560 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaTue 5:58 AM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeTue 2:58 AM2272 km1412 miles1227 nmWest W
AbidjanTue 5:58 AM2275 km1414 miles1229 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownTue 5:58 AM2307 km1434 miles1246 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroTue 5:58 AM2355 km1463 miles1272 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryTue 5:58 AM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmNorth N
AccraTue 5:58 AM2538 km1577 miles1370 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorTue 2:58 AM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmWest W
BissauTue 5:58 AM2678 km1664 miles1446 nmNorth N
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