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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 04:10:00 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: 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 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 25' North, Longitude: 5° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.45 meters/second, 1610.8 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' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.3"1000.82 miwest0° 11' 13.7"12.86 minorth1000.78 mi
24 hours11° 36' 06.7"800.13 mieast4° 16' 58.2"294.30 minorth849.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San PédroSat 4:10 AM149 km93 miles80 nmWest-northwest WNW
DivoSat 4:10 AM156 km97 miles84 nmNorth N
AbidjanSat 4:10 AM177 km110 miles95 nmNortheast NE
HarperSat 4:10 AM264 km164 miles143 nmWest W
YamoussoukroSat 4:10 AM265 km165 miles143 nmNorth N
DaloaSat 4:10 AM298 km185 miles161 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BouakéSat 4:10 AM363 km226 miles196 nmNorth N
ManSat 4:10 AM412 km256 miles222 nmNorthwest NW
DabakalaSat 4:10 AM447 km278 miles241 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KumasiSat 4:10 AM483 km300 miles261 nmEast-northeast ENE
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