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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: 95%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 35' South
Longitude: 18° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.96 meters/second, 1508.3 km/hour, 937.2 miles/hour or 814.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.62 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 22' 32.1"936.98 miwest0° 03' 05.3"3.54 minorth937.13 mi
24 hours14° 52' 43.4"969.75 mieast1° 53' 31.5"130.15 minorth983.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 11:32 PM1458 km906 miles787 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeSat 8:32 PM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorSat 8:32 PM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroSat 8:32 PM2542 km1579 miles1373 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSat 8:32 PM2762 km1716 miles1491 nmNorthwest NW
São PauloSat 8:32 PM2898 km1801 miles1565 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaSat 11:32 PM3000 km1864 miles1620 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrasiliaSat 8:32 PM3096 km1924 miles1672 nmWest W
FreetownSat 11:32 PM3167 km1968 miles1710 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSat 11:32 PM3203 km1990 miles1729 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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