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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 4:50:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 81%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 32' South, Longitude: 19° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.78 meters/second, 1597.6 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.54 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 28' 29.2"992.62 miWest0° 11' 28.1"13.13 miNorth992.92 mi
24 hours12° 17' 08.9"842.52 miEast4° 39' 59.4"320.65 miNorth904.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeThu 1:50 AM1674 km1040 miles904 nmWest W
JamestownThu 4:50 AM1787 km1110 miles965 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaThu 4:50 AM1824 km1133 miles985 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownThu 4:50 AM1912 km1188 miles1032 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryThu 4:50 AM1999 km1242 miles1079 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaThu 1:50 AM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmWest W
SalvadorThu 1:50 AM2140 km1330 miles1155 nmWest-southwest WSW
BissauThu 4:50 AM2193 km1362 miles1184 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanThu 4:50 AM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroThu 4:50 AM2257 km1402 miles1218 nmNortheast NE

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