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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: 68%

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 Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 35' South, Longitude: 2° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.42 meters/second, 1603.5 km/hour, 996.4 miles/hour or 865.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 28' 19.9"996.37 miwest0° 11' 11.1"12.81 minorth996.61 mi
24 hours12° 27' 37.5"857.87 mieast4° 32' 07.7"311.66 minorth915.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméWed 4:48 AM1180 km733 miles637 nmEast-northeast ENE
JamestownWed 4:48 AM1210 km752 miles653 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AbidjanWed 4:48 AM1225 km761 miles661 nmNorth N
AccraWed 4:48 AM1249 km776 miles674 nmNorth N
LomeWed 4:48 AM1347 km837 miles727 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroWed 4:48 AM1417 km880 miles765 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoWed 5:48 AM1435 km891 miles775 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleWed 5:48 AM1444 km898 miles780 nmEast-northeast ENE
LagosWed 5:48 AM1463 km909 miles790 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboWed 5:48 AM1592 km989 miles860 nmNortheast NE
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