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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 04:10:00 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: 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 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 14' South, Longitude: 17° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.30 meters/second, 1613.9 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' 49.1"1002.76 miwest0° 11' 54.5"13.64 minorth1002.86 mi
24 hours11° 53' 05.9"822.09 mieast4° 39' 04.1"319.58 minorth881.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaFri 4:10 AM1016 km631 miles549 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 4:10 AM1061 km659 miles573 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryFri 4:10 AM1145 km711 miles618 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauFri 4:10 AM1349 km838 miles728 nmNorth N
BanjulFri 4:10 AM1514 km941 miles818 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroFri 4:10 AM1539 km956 miles831 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanFri 4:10 AM1591 km989 miles859 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarFri 4:10 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmNorth N
BamakoFri 4:10 AM1751 km1088 miles945 nmNortheast NE
PraiaFri 3:10 AM1813 km1126 miles979 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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