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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: 84%
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 Friday, July 26, 2013 at 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 04' South
Longitude: 29° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.33 meters/second, 1614.0 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 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 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 29' 51.4"1002.88 miwest0° 11' 53.6"13.62 minorth1002.97 mi
24 hours11° 52' 19.7"821.26 mieast4° 38' 29.5"318.94 minorth880.21 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 NoronhaFri 3:00 AM529 km329 miles286 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeFri 2:00 AM1067 km663 miles576 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaFri 2:00 AM1082 km672 miles584 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorFri 2:00 AM1733 km1077 miles936 nmSouthwest SW
PraiaFri 4:00 AM1786 km1109 miles964 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauFri 5:00 AM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 5:00 AM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryFri 5:00 AM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulFri 5:00 AM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmNortheast NE
DakarFri 5:00 AM2108 km1310 miles1138 nmNortheast NE
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