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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: 92%

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 Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 05' South, Longitude: 25° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.86 meters/second, 1605.1 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 28' 28.7"997.35 miwest0° 11' 57.3"13.69 minorth997.60 mi
24 hours12° 20' 27.7"850.34 mieast4° 47' 52.0"329.68 minorth914.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaThu 1:50 AM833 km518 miles450 nmWest W
RecifeThu 12:50 AM1142 km710 miles617 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaThu 12:50 AM1515 km941 miles818 nmWest W
SalvadorThu 12:50 AM1718 km1068 miles928 nmWest-southwest WSW
FreetownThu 3:50 AM1990 km1237 miles1075 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaThu 3:50 AM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmNortheast NE
ConakryThu 3:50 AM2043 km1270 miles1103 nmNortheast NE
BissauThu 3:50 AM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PraiaThu 2:50 AM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmNorth N
BanjulThu 3:50 AM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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