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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 = Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 1:44:00 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: 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 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 08' South, Longitude: 7° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.74 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 miNorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 26' 39.5"983.55 miWest0° 11' 05.5"12.71 miNorth983.92 mi
24 hours13° 00' 17.8"885.56 miEast4° 37' 31.0"317.85 miNorth945.96 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 AM664 km413 miles359 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbidjanWed 1:44 AM1748 km1086 miles944 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaWed 1:44 AM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YamoussoukroWed 1:44 AM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmNorth N
AccraWed 1:44 AM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméWed 1:44 AM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmNortheast NE
LoméWed 1:44 AM2034 km1264 miles1098 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto NovoWed 2:44 AM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownWed 1:44 AM2160 km1342 miles1167 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LagosWed 2:44 AM2184 km1357 miles1179 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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