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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 56%

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 Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 52' South, Longitude: 3° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.03 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 22.6"1002.14 miwest0° 11' 23.0"13.04 minorth1002.25 mi
24 hours12° 07' 21.6"838.44 mieast4° 29' 16.2"308.35 minorth893.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbidjanThu 5:48 AM684 km425 miles369 nmNorth N
San PédroThu 5:48 AM694 km431 miles375 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AccraThu 5:48 AM817 km508 miles441 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroThu 5:48 AM864 km537 miles467 nmNorth N
KumasiThu 5:48 AM872 km542 miles471 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DaloaThu 5:48 AM903 km561 miles488 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BouakéThu 5:48 AM955 km594 miles516 nmNorth N
LomeThu 5:48 AM957 km595 miles517 nmNortheast NE
ManThu 5:48 AM1003 km623 miles542 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoThu 6:48 AM1086 km675 miles586 nmNortheast NE

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