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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 = Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 6:38:00 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: 67%

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 Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 15' South, Longitude: 28° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.72 meters/second, 1604.6 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.62 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 28' 25.2"996.97 miWest0° 11' 13.5"12.85 miNorth997.20 mi
24 hours12° 25' 48.1"856.20 miEast4° 32' 28.6"312.03 miNorth913.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaWed 4:38 AM477 km296 miles258 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeWed 3:38 AM787 km489 miles425 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaWed 3:38 AM1140 km708 miles616 nmWest W
SalvadorWed 3:38 AM1403 km872 miles757 nmSouthwest SW
FreetownWed 6:38 AM2264 km1407 miles1222 nmNortheast NE
BelémWed 3:38 AM2273 km1413 miles1227 nmWest W
PraiaWed 5:38 AM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryWed 6:38 AM2303 km1431 miles1243 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaWed 6:38 AM2332 km1449 miles1259 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauWed 6:38 AM2362 km1468 miles1276 nmNortheast NE

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