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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: 76%
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 Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 22' North
Longitude: 0° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.48 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.8"1000.96 miwest0° 11' 14.4"12.87 minorth1000.92 mi
24 hours11° 36' 16.5"800.43 mieast4° 17' 19.9"294.74 minorth850.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AccraSat 3:50 AM145 km90 miles78 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KumasiSat 3:50 AM275 km171 miles148 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeSat 3:50 AM295 km183 miles159 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanSat 3:50 AM376 km233 miles203 nmWest-northwest WNW
CotonouSat 4:50 AM419 km260 miles226 nmEast-northeast ENE
Porto NovoSat 4:50 AM459 km285 miles248 nmEast-northeast ENE
LagosSat 4:50 AM511 km318 miles276 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbeokutaSat 4:50 AM551 km343 miles298 nmNortheast NE
SokodéSat 3:50 AM553 km344 miles299 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TamaleSat 3:50 AM557 km346 miles301 nmNorth N
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