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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 = Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 5:00:00 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: 61%

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 Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 50' North, Longitude: 1° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.78 meters/second, 1615.6 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.9"1003.83 miWest0° 11' 25.1"13.08 miNorth1003.86 mi
24 hours11° 23' 38.2"787.73 miEast4° 25' 24.7"303.95 miNorth842.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AccraSat 5:00 AM471 km293 miles255 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeSat 5:00 AM481 km299 miles260 nmNorth N
CotonouSat 6:00 AM506 km314 miles273 nmNorth N
Porto NovoSat 6:00 AM522 km324 miles282 nmNorth N
LagosSat 6:00 AM537 km334 miles290 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméSat 5:00 AM565 km351 miles305 nmEast-southeast ESE
BohiconSat 6:00 AM592 km368 miles320 nmNorth N
AbeokutaSat 6:00 AM612 km380 miles330 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santo António (Príncipe)Sat 5:00 AM617 km384 miles333 nmEast E
AtakpaméSat 5:00 AM636 km395 miles343 nmNorth N

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