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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: 70%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, July 12, 2014 at 11:25 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, July 19, 2014 at 2:09 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 09' North, Longitude: 19° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.55 meters/second, 1611.2 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 870.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 28' 56.9"1001.13 miwest0° 11' 23.8"13.05 minorth1001.15 mi
24 hours12° 17' 45.9"849.99 mieast4° 24' 01.8"302.39 minorth900.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FreetownThu 5:38 AM1003 km623 miles541 nmNortheast NE
ConakryThu 5:38 AM1050 km652 miles567 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaThu 5:38 AM1090 km677 miles589 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauThu 5:38 AM1166 km725 miles630 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulThu 5:38 AM1296 km805 miles700 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarThu 5:38 AM1407 km874 miles760 nmNorth N
PraiaThu 4:38 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YamoussoukroThu 5:38 AM1682 km1045 miles908 nmEast-northeast ENE
BamakoThu 5:38 AM1736 km1079 miles937 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanThu 5:38 AM1777 km1104 miles960 nmEast-northeast ENE
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