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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 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 28' South, Longitude: 24° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.86 meters/second, 1597.9 km/hour, 992.9 miles/hour or 862.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.55 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 28' 30.9"992.87 miwest0° 11' 28.6"13.15 minorth993.17 mi
24 hours12° 16' 35.3"842.07 mieast4° 40' 05.8"320.80 minorth904.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaThu 3:10 AM928 km577 miles501 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeThu 2:10 AM1112 km691 miles600 nmWest W
FortalezaThu 2:10 AM1578 km981 miles852 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorThu 2:10 AM1615 km1003 miles872 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaThu 5:10 AM2178 km1353 miles1176 nmNortheast NE
FreetownThu 5:10 AM2183 km1356 miles1178 nmNortheast NE
ConakryThu 5:10 AM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownThu 5:10 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauThu 5:10 AM2369 km1472 miles1279 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PraiaThu 4:10 AM2479 km1540 miles1338 nmNorth N
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