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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 Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 03:00:00 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: 76%

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 Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 12' North, Longitude: 11° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.56 meters/second, 1611.2 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.3"1001.07 miwest0° 11' 16.4"12.91 minorth1001.03 mi
24 hours11° 36' 43.2"801.06 mieast4° 18' 17.9"295.82 minorth851.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YaoundéSat 4:00 AM40 km25 miles22 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DoualaSat 4:00 AM210 km131 miles114 nmWest W
EbebiyínSat 4:00 AM229 km142 miles123 nmSouth S
BertouaSat 4:00 AM236 km146 miles127 nmEast E
BamendaSat 4:00 AM251 km156 miles136 nmNorthwest NW
MalaboSat 4:00 AM314 km195 miles170 nmWest W
BataSat 4:00 AM329 km204 miles178 nmSouthwest SW
AconibeSat 4:00 AM329 km205 miles178 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NgaoundéréSat 4:00 AM409 km254 miles221 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UyoSat 4:00 AM417 km259 miles225 nmWest-northwest WNW

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