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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 6:11 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, August 17, 2014 at 12:27 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° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.64 meters/second, 1553.9 km/hour, 965.6 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"965.35 miwest0° 05' 53.8"6.76 minorth965.14 mi
24 hours12° 13' 21.5"814.41 mieast1° 56' 05.5"133.05 minorth821.27 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 AM203 km126 miles110 nmSouth S
RossoSun 6:30 AM271 km168 miles146 nmWest-northwest WNW
ToubaSun 6:30 AM272 km169 miles147 nmWest-southwest WSW
FarafenniSun 6:30 AM321 km199 miles173 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-LouisSun 6:30 AM330 km205 miles178 nmWest W
GabúSun 6:30 AM376 km233 miles203 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThièsSun 6:30 AM383 km238 miles207 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouakchottSun 6:30 AM385 km239 miles208 nmNorthwest NW
TidjikjaSun 6:30 AM392 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BafatáSun 6:30 AM400 km249 miles216 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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