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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: 53%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, August 10, 2014 at 6:10 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, August 17, 2014 at 12:26 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 36' North, Longitude: 13° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.64 meters/second, 1553.9 km/hour, 965.5 miles/hour or 839.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.09 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 29' 19.3"965.41 miwest0° 05' 53.7"6.76 minorth965.20 mi
24 hours12° 13' 21.1"814.46 mieast1° 56' 03.1"133.01 minorth821.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TambacoundaSun 6:30 AM202 km126 miles109 nmSouth S
RossoSun 6:30 AM244 km152 miles132 nmWest-northwest WNW
ToubaSun 6:30 AM244 km152 miles132 nmWest-southwest WSW
FarafenniSun 6:30 AM301 km187 miles162 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-LouisSun 6:30 AM301 km187 miles162 nmWest W
ThièsSun 6:30 AM355 km220 miles191 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouakchottSun 6:30 AM365 km227 miles197 nmNorthwest NW
GabúSun 6:30 AM370 km230 miles200 nmSouth S
BanjulSun 6:30 AM388 km241 miles209 nmSouthwest SW
BafatáSun 6:30 AM392 km243 miles212 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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