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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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 08' South, Longitude: 7° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.75 meters/second, 1583.1 km/hour, 983.7 miles/hour or 854.8 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 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 26' 39.6"983.63 miwest0° 11' 05.6"12.71 minorth984.00 mi
24 hours13° 00' 16.0"885.59 mieast4° 37' 32.0"317.89 minorth946.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 1:44 AM673 km418 miles363 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbidjanWed 1:44 AM1755 km1090 miles947 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaWed 1:44 AM1853 km1152 miles1001 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroWed 1:44 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmNorth N
AccraWed 1:44 AM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméWed 1:44 AM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmNortheast NE
LomeWed 1:44 AM2048 km1272 miles1106 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownWed 1:44 AM2151 km1337 miles1162 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoWed 2:44 AM2160 km1342 miles1166 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosWed 2:44 AM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmNortheast NE
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