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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 = Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 6:38:00 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: 42%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 60' South, Longitude: 1° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.94 meters/second, 1609.0 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.66 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 29' 15.8"999.69 miWest0° 11' 08.5"12.76 miNorth999.89 mi
24 hours12° 10' 22.9"839.98 miEast4° 29' 31.5"308.65 miNorth896.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméThu 6:38 AM759 km471 miles410 nmNortheast NE
Port-GentilThu 7:38 AM893 km555 miles482 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santo António (Príncipe)Thu 6:38 AM911 km566 miles492 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleThu 7:38 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraThu 6:38 AM1071 km665 miles578 nmNorth N
LoméThu 6:38 AM1120 km696 miles605 nmNorth N
Porto NovoThu 7:38 AM1167 km725 miles630 nmNorth N
LagosThu 7:38 AM1175 km730 miles634 nmNorth N
MalaboThu 7:38 AM1183 km735 miles639 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanThu 6:38 AM1196 km743 miles646 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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