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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 06:58:00 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 06:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 39' South, Longitude: 20° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.07 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 24.8"1002.24 miwest0° 11' 22.5"13.03 minorth1002.34 mi
24 hours12° 06' 40.3"837.69 mieast4° 28' 45.3"307.76 minorth891.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FreetownThu 6:58 AM1310 km814 miles707 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaThu 6:58 AM1347 km837 miles728 nmNortheast NE
ConakryThu 6:58 AM1368 km850 miles739 nmNortheast NE
BissauThu 6:58 AM1497 km930 miles808 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulThu 6:58 AM1626 km1010 miles878 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarThu 6:58 AM1733 km1077 miles936 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PraiaThu 5:58 AM1748 km1086 miles944 nmNorth N
RecifeThu 3:58 AM1770 km1100 miles956 nmWest-southwest WSW
YamoussoukroThu 6:58 AM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanThu 6:58 AM1974 km1227 miles1066 nmEast-northeast ENE
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