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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 03:40:00 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: 84%

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 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 20' South, Longitude: 9° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.29 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' 47.7"1002.72 miwest0° 11' 55.0"13.65 minorth1002.82 mi
24 hours11° 53' 33.5"822.61 mieast4° 39' 24.1"319.96 minorth881.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HarperFri 3:40 AM577 km359 miles312 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San PédroFri 3:40 AM673 km418 miles363 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaFri 3:40 AM741 km460 miles400 nmNorth N
KakataFri 3:40 AM760 km472 miles410 nmNorth N
GbarngaFri 3:40 AM812 km504 miles438 nmNorth N
DaloaFri 3:40 AM888 km552 miles479 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManFri 3:40 AM897 km558 miles484 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NzérékoréFri 3:40 AM903 km561 miles487 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 3:40 AM910 km566 miles491 nmNortheast NE
KenemaFri 3:40 AM917 km570 miles495 nmNorth N
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