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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 05:00:00 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: 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 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 35' North, Longitude: 17° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.36 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"1000.64 miwest0° 11' 11.7"12.82 minorth1000.59 mi
24 hours11° 35' 41.5"799.48 mieast4° 16' 00.3"293.20 minorth848.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FreetownSat 5:00 AM634 km394 miles342 nmNortheast NE
ConakrySat 5:00 AM683 km424 miles369 nmNortheast NE
BoSat 5:00 AM733 km455 miles396 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonroviaSat 5:00 AM759 km472 miles410 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakeniSat 5:00 AM763 km474 miles412 nmNortheast NE
KenemaSat 5:00 AM781 km485 miles422 nmEast-northeast ENE
BokéSat 5:00 AM784 km487 miles423 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KakataSat 5:00 AM814 km506 miles439 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauSat 5:00 AM831 km516 miles449 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KoiduSat 5:00 AM844 km524 miles456 nmEast-northeast ENE

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