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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: 31%

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 Friday, May 23, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 32' North, Longitude: 11° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.30 meters/second, 1613.9 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 50.0"1002.74 miwest0° 11' 13.1"12.85 minorth1002.81 mi
24 hours12° 01' 02.1"831.21 mieast4° 24' 30.6"302.91 minorth883.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MongomoFri 7:48 AM122 km76 miles66 nmNorth N
EbebiyínFri 7:48 AM180 km112 miles97 nmNorth N
LibrevilleFri 7:48 AM195 km121 miles105 nmWest W
BataFri 7:48 AM218 km135 miles117 nmNorthwest NW
Port-GentilFri 7:48 AM303 km188 miles164 nmWest-southwest WSW
FrancevilleFri 7:48 AM357 km222 miles193 nmSoutheast SE
YaoundéFri 7:48 AM369 km229 miles199 nmNorth N
DoualaFri 7:48 AM422 km263 miles228 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santo António (Príncipe)Fri 6:48 AM438 km272 miles237 nmWest-northwest WNW
MalaboFri 7:48 AM445 km277 miles240 nmNorthwest NW
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