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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: 81%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:33 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:54 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 31' South, Longitude: 20° 00' 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' 29.3"992.70 miwest0° 11' 28.1"13.14 minorth993.00 mi
24 hours12° 17' 07.2"842.55 mieast4° 39' 59.7"320.68 minorth904.86 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 AM1643 km1021 miles887 nmWest W
JamestownThu 4:50 AM1812 km1126 miles978 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaThu 4:50 AM1840 km1143 miles993 nmNortheast NE
FreetownThu 4:50 AM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryThu 4:50 AM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaThu 1:50 AM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmWest W
SalvadorThu 1:50 AM2111 km1312 miles1140 nmWest-southwest WSW
BissauThu 4:50 AM2199 km1366 miles1187 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanThu 4:50 AM2273 km1413 miles1227 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroThu 4:50 AM2278 km1415 miles1230 nmNortheast NE
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