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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 4:58:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 78%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 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° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.27 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 miNorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 27' 00.2"984.75 miWest0° 10' 16.4"11.77 miNorth985.07 mi
24 hours12° 56' 02.1"881.44 miEast4° 18' 35.8"296.18 miNorth934.53 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 AM1411 km877 miles762 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaTue 4:58 AM1924 km1196 miles1039 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeTue 1:58 AM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmWest W
FreetownTue 4:58 AM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryTue 4:58 AM2177 km1353 miles1175 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 4:58 AM2225 km1382 miles1201 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroTue 4:58 AM2268 km1410 miles1225 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorTue 1:58 AM2350 km1460 miles1269 nmWest W
BissauTue 4:58 AM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmNorth N
FortalezaTue 1:58 AM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmWest-northwest WNW

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