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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 04:54:00 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: 75%

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 04:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 34' North, Longitude: 15° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.37 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 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' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.7"1000.66 miwest0° 11' 11.9"12.82 minorth1000.61 mi
24 hours11° 35' 44.5"799.55 mieast4° 16' 07.4"293.33 minorth848.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FreetownSat 4:54 AM530 km329 miles286 nmNortheast NE
BoSat 4:54 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNortheast NE
ConakrySat 4:54 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaSat 4:54 AM605 km376 miles327 nmEast-northeast ENE
KenemaSat 4:54 AM645 km401 miles348 nmNortheast NE
MakeniSat 4:54 AM647 km402 miles349 nmNortheast NE
KakataSat 4:54 AM661 km411 miles357 nmEast-northeast ENE
KoiduSat 4:54 AM715 km444 miles386 nmNortheast NE
BokéSat 4:54 AM729 km453 miles394 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GbarngaSat 4:54 AM770 km478 miles416 nmEast-northeast ENE

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