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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 Friday, July 26, 2013 at 03:10:00 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: 85%

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 Friday, July 26, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 26' South, Longitude: 2° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.27 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 46.3"1002.69 miwest0° 11' 55.5"13.65 minorth1002.79 mi
24 hours11° 54' 01.3"823.13 mieast4° 39' 43.7"320.33 minorth882.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbidjanFri 3:10 AM652 km405 miles352 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AccraFri 3:10 AM718 km446 miles387 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San PédroFri 3:10 AM719 km447 miles388 nmNorthwest NW
KumasiFri 3:10 AM797 km495 miles431 nmNorth N
LomeFri 3:10 AM848 km527 miles458 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 3:10 AM850 km528 miles459 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DaloaFri 3:10 AM907 km564 miles490 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BouakéFri 3:10 AM934 km580 miles504 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CotonouFri 4:10 AM946 km588 miles511 nmNortheast NE
Porto NovoFri 4:10 AM968 km602 miles523 nmNortheast NE
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