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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 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 24' North
Longitude: 3° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.46 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1000.9 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' 43.1"1000.93 miwest0° 11' 14.0"12.87 minorth1000.88 mi
24 hours11° 36' 11.3"800.30 mieast4° 17' 08.4"294.52 minorth849.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbidjanSat 4:00 AM138 km86 miles74 nmNorthwest NW
KumasiSat 4:00 AM308 km192 miles167 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSat 4:00 AM354 km220 miles191 nmNorthwest NW
AccraSat 4:00 AM355 km220 miles192 nmEast-northeast ENE
BouakéSat 4:00 AM418 km260 miles226 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HarperSat 4:00 AM503 km312 miles271 nmWest W
LomeSat 4:00 AM525 km326 miles284 nmEast-northeast ENE
AtakpaméSat 4:00 AM590 km367 miles319 nmNortheast NE
TamaleSat 4:00 AM612 km380 miles330 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BohiconSat 5:00 AM658 km409 miles356 nmEast-northeast ENE
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