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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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 57' South
Longitude: 22° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.03 meters/second, 1584.1 km/hour, 984.3 miles/hour or 855.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.41 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 26' 44.1"984.28 miwest0° 11' 08.7"12.77 minorth984.64 mi
24 hours12° 58' 35.0"884.19 mieast4° 38' 21.7"318.84 minorth944.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeTue 11:44 PM1425 km885 miles769 nmWest W
SalvadorTue 11:44 PM1823 km1133 miles984 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownWed 2:44 AM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaTue 11:44 PM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaWed 2:44 AM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmNortheast NE
FreetownWed 2:44 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryWed 2:44 AM2342 km1455 miles1264 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauWed 2:44 AM2516 km1563 miles1358 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanWed 2:44 AM2618 km1627 miles1413 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroWed 2:44 AM2627 km1632 miles1418 nmNortheast NE
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