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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 10' South, Longitude: 4° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.69 meters/second, 1582.9 km/hour, 983.6 miles/hour or 854.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.39 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 26' 38.8"983.45 miwest0° 11' 05.0"12.70 minorth983.81 mi
24 hours13° 00' 34.7"885.79 mieast4° 37' 22.5"317.69 minorth946.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 1:34 AM643 km399 miles347 nmSouth S
AbidjanWed 1:34 AM1716 km1066 miles926 nmNorth N
São ToméWed 1:34 AM1738 km1080 miles938 nmNortheast NE
AccraWed 1:34 AM1815 km1128 miles980 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroWed 1:34 AM1879 km1167 miles1014 nmNorth N
LomeWed 1:34 AM1927 km1197 miles1041 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaWed 1:34 AM1935 km1203 miles1045 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LibrevilleWed 2:34 AM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmNortheast NE
LuandaWed 2:34 AM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmEast E
Porto NovoWed 2:34 AM2023 km1257 miles1093 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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