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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: 40%
Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:57 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:24 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 25' North
Longitude: 2° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.51 meters/second, 1618.2 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.76 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 54.1"1005.50 miwest0° 10' 46.5"12.34 misouth1005.64 mi
24 hours10° 58' 35.9"758.64 mieast4° 22' 59.7"301.19 misouth816.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbidjanSat 5:24 PM344 km214 miles186 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AccraSat 5:24 PM458 km285 miles247 nmNortheast NE
KumasiSat 5:24 PM495 km307 miles267 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSat 5:24 PM553 km344 miles299 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeSat 5:24 PM615 km382 miles332 nmNortheast NE
BouakéSat 5:24 PM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CotonouSat 6:24 PM737 km458 miles398 nmNortheast NE
Porto NovoSat 6:24 PM777 km483 miles419 nmNortheast NE
TamaleSat 5:24 PM806 km501 miles435 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosSat 6:24 PM825 km513 miles446 nmEast-northeast ENE
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