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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: 54%

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 Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 38' South, Longitude: 15° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.44 meters/second, 1592.8 km/hour, 989.7 miles/hour or 860.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.50 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 28' 14.7"989.68 miwest0° 10' 21.1"11.86 minorth989.98 mi
24 hours12° 30' 26.1"855.41 mieast4° 18' 28.7"296.05 minorth909.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
UígeWed 5:48 AM115 km72 miles62 nmNorth N
MalanjeWed 5:48 AM159 km99 miles86 nmSoutheast SE
LuandaWed 5:48 AM220 km137 miles119 nmWest W
HuamboWed 5:48 AM461 km287 miles249 nmSouth S
KinshasaWed 5:48 AM477 km297 miles258 nmNorth N
CabindaWed 5:48 AM478 km297 miles258 nmNorthwest NW
BrazzavilleWed 5:48 AM484 km301 miles261 nmNorth N
Pointe-NoireWed 5:48 AM565 km351 miles305 nmNorthwest NW
DolisieWed 5:48 AM566 km351 miles305 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LucapaWed 5:48 AM608 km378 miles328 nmEast E
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