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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 04:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 52' South, Longitude: 17° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.28 meters/second, 1585.0 km/hour, 984.9 miles/hour or 855.8 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 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 27' 00.3"984.83 miwest0° 10' 16.5"11.77 minorth985.15 mi
24 hours12° 56' 00.7"881.48 mieast4° 18' 36.9"296.22 minorth934.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 4:58 AM1438 km893 miles776 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeTue 1:58 AM1927 km1198 miles1041 nmWest W
MonroviaTue 4:58 AM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownTue 4:58 AM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryTue 4:58 AM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 4:58 AM2244 km1394 miles1212 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroTue 4:58 AM2286 km1420 miles1234 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorTue 1:58 AM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmWest W
BissauTue 4:58 AM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmNorth N
FortalezaTue 1:58 AM2431 km1511 miles1313 nmWest-northwest WNW
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