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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 5:04:00 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 05:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 51' North, Longitude: 0° 55' 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' 11.1"1003.82 miWest0° 11' 25.0"13.07 miNorth1003.85 mi
24 hours11° 23' 35.7"787.67 miEast4° 25' 21.4"303.89 miNorth842.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AccraSat 5:04 AM428 km266 miles231 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LoméSat 5:04 AM475 km295 miles257 nmNorth N
CotonouSat 6:04 AM529 km329 miles286 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto NovoSat 6:04 AM548 km340 miles296 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosSat 6:04 AM577 km359 miles312 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BohiconSat 6:04 AM604 km375 miles326 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KumasiSat 5:04 AM606 km376 miles327 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AtakpaméSat 5:04 AM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth N
AbeokutaSat 6:04 AM647 km402 miles350 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméSat 5:04 AM669 km416 miles361 nmEast-southeast ESE

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