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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 05:10:00 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 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 02' South, Longitude: 31° 43' 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
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 51.8"1002.82 miwest0° 11' 53.5"13.62 minorth1002.91 mi
24 hours11° 52' 11.6"821.05 mieast4° 38' 23.4"318.80 minorth879.95 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 3:10 AM435 km270 miles235 nmSouth S
FortalezaFri 2:10 AM867 km539 miles468 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeFri 2:10 AM959 km596 miles518 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorFri 2:10 AM1614 km1003 miles871 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémFri 2:10 AM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmWest W
PraiaFri 4:10 AM1884 km1170 miles1017 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauFri 5:10 AM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmNortheast NE
BanjulFri 5:10 AM2239 km1391 miles1209 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 5:10 AM2256 km1402 miles1218 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryFri 5:10 AM2257 km1403 miles1219 nmEast-northeast ENE

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