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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: 71%
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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 53' South
Longitude: 5° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.86 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 03.9"1001.85 miwest0° 11' 45.6"13.47 minorth1002.02 mi
24 hours11° 44' 43.6"811.47 mieast4° 39' 30.0"320.09 minorth873.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbidjanFri 4:40 AM919 km571 miles496 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroFri 4:40 AM1074 km667 miles580 nmNorth N
AccraFri 4:40 AM1091 km678 miles589 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaFri 4:40 AM1188 km738 miles641 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeFri 4:40 AM1233 km766 miles666 nmNortheast NE
Porto NovoFri 5:40 AM1360 km845 miles734 nmNortheast NE
São ToméFri 4:40 AM1385 km861 miles748 nmEast-northeast ENE
LagosFri 5:40 AM1411 km877 miles762 nmNortheast NE
JamestownFri 4:40 AM1443 km896 miles779 nmSouth S
FreetownFri 4:40 AM1536 km954 miles829 nmNorthwest NW
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