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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: 78%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:12 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 54' South, Longitude: 15° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.23 meters/second, 1584.8 km/hour, 984.8 miles/hour or 855.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.41 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 26' 59.7"984.73 miwest0° 10' 15.9"11.76 minorth985.06 mi
24 hours12° 56' 14.2"881.66 mieast4° 18' 27.6"296.05 minorth934.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 4:48 AM1211 km752 miles654 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaTue 4:48 AM1853 km1151 miles1001 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownTue 4:48 AM2042 km1269 miles1103 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 4:48 AM2079 km1292 miles1123 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroTue 4:48 AM2142 km1331 miles1156 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryTue 4:48 AM2151 km1336 miles1161 nmNorth N
RecifeTue 1:48 AM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmWest W
AccraTue 4:48 AM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmNortheast NE
BissauTue 4:48 AM2407 km1495 miles1299 nmNorth N
LomeTue 4:48 AM2528 km1571 miles1365 nmNortheast NE
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