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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 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 58' South, Longitude: 1° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.96 meters/second, 1609.1 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
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 29' 16.0"999.74 miwest0° 11' 08.7"12.76 minorth999.93 mi
24 hours12° 10' 16.6"839.89 mieast4° 29' 32.5"308.66 minorth896.14 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 6:48 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraThu 6:48 AM1057 km657 miles571 nmNorth N
AbidjanThu 6:48 AM1072 km666 miles579 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeThu 6:48 AM1149 km714 miles620 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto NovoThu 7:48 AM1233 km766 miles666 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosThu 7:48 AM1260 km783 miles680 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroThu 6:48 AM1274 km791 miles688 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LibrevilleThu 7:48 AM1284 km798 miles693 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboThu 7:48 AM1405 km873 miles759 nmNortheast NE
JamestownThu 6:48 AM1411 km877 miles762 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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