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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: 42%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 59' South, Longitude: 1° 10' 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"999.77 miwest0° 11' 08.5"12.76 minorth999.96 mi
24 hours12° 10' 22.2"840.03 mieast4° 29' 31.5"308.67 minorth896.29 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 AM782 km486 miles422 nmNortheast NE
Port-GentilThu 7:38 AM920 km572 miles497 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santo António (Príncipe)Thu 6:38 AM933 km580 miles504 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleThu 7:38 AM1041 km647 miles562 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraThu 6:38 AM1066 km662 miles575 nmNorth N
LomeThu 6:38 AM1119 km695 miles604 nmNorth N
Porto NovoThu 7:38 AM1170 km727 miles632 nmNorth N
LagosThu 7:38 AM1180 km733 miles637 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanThu 6:38 AM1180 km733 miles637 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalaboThu 7:38 AM1205 km749 miles651 nmNortheast NE
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