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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: 96%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:24 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:33 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 21, 2013 at 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 50' South
Longitude: 15° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.27 meters/second, 1505.8 km/hour, 935.7 miles/hour or 813.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.60 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 22' 25.0"935.40 miwest0° 02' 27.1"2.81 misouth935.29 mi
24 hours15° 11' 01.9"988.10 mieast0° 17' 04.1"19.57 misouth987.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 11:32 PM1132 km703 miles611 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeFri 8:32 PM2451 km1523 miles1324 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorFri 8:32 PM2558 km1589 miles1381 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroFri 8:32 PM2878 km1788 miles1554 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaFri 11:32 PM2939 km1827 miles1587 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 11:32 PM3057 km1900 miles1651 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaFri 8:32 PM3065 km1905 miles1655 nmWest-northwest WNW
FreetownFri 11:32 PM3143 km1953 miles1697 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroFri 11:32 PM3157 km1962 miles1705 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São PauloFri 8:32 PM3232 km2009 miles1745 nmWest-southwest WSW
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