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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 04:20:00 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 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 12' South, Longitude: 19° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.31 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
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 49.6"1002.77 miwest0° 11' 54.3"13.63 minorth1002.87 mi
24 hours11° 52' 56.9"821.91 mieast4° 38' 57.4"319.45 minorth881.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FreetownFri 4:20 AM1194 km742 miles645 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaFri 4:20 AM1217 km756 miles657 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 4:20 AM1258 km782 miles679 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauFri 4:20 AM1407 km874 miles760 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulFri 4:20 AM1546 km961 miles835 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarFri 4:20 AM1662 km1033 miles898 nmNorth N
PraiaFri 3:20 AM1725 km1072 miles931 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YamoussoukroFri 4:20 AM1774 km1102 miles958 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanFri 4:20 AM1840 km1144 miles994 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeFri 1:20 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmWest-southwest WSW

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