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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 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 02' South
Longitude: 31° 59' 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' 51.9"1002.89 miwest0° 11' 53.5"13.62 minorth1002.98 mi
24 hours11° 52' 10.7"821.09 mieast4° 38' 22.5"318.81 minorth879.99 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 AM431 km268 miles233 nmSouth S
FortalezaFri 2:10 AM841 km523 miles454 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeFri 2:10 AM949 km589 miles512 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorFri 2:10 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémFri 2:10 AM1842 km1145 miles995 nmWest W
PraiaFri 4:10 AM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauFri 5:10 AM2240 km1392 miles1209 nmNortheast NE
BanjulFri 5:10 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmNortheast NE
DakarFri 5:10 AM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 5:10 AM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmEast-northeast ENE
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