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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: 90%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, August 2, 2012 at 3:28 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:55 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, August 5, 2012 at 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 40' North, Longitude: 14° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.65 meters/second, 1618.7 km/hour, 1005.8 miles/hour or 874.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.6"1005.76 miwest0° 11' 49.1"13.53 minorth1005.83 mi
24 hours10° 53' 42.6"753.58 mieast4° 37' 11.3"317.43 minorth816.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaSun 3:18 AM742 km461 miles400 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KakataSun 3:18 AM789 km490 miles426 nmNortheast NE
BoSun 3:18 AM859 km534 miles464 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KenemaSun 3:18 AM873 km542 miles471 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 3:18 AM874 km543 miles472 nmNorth N
GbarngaSun 3:18 AM889 km552 miles480 nmNortheast NE
MakeniSun 3:18 AM946 km588 miles511 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KoiduSun 3:18 AM960 km597 miles519 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San PédroSun 3:18 AM974 km605 miles526 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakrySun 3:18 AM980 km609 miles529 nmNorth N

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