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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: 56%

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 Monday, July 29, 2013 at 04:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 34' North, Longitude: 6° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.43 meters/second, 1578.4 km/hour, 980.7 miles/hour or 852.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.35 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.8"980.64 miwest0° 08' 29.9"9.74 minorth980.42 mi
24 hours11° 26' 52.8"773.03 mieast3° 03' 49.2"210.64 minorth796.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaradiMon 5:54 AM108 km67 miles58 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SokotoMon 5:54 AM179 km111 miles97 nmWest-northwest WNW
ZariaMon 5:54 AM192 km120 miles104 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KanoMon 5:54 AM196 km122 miles106 nmEast-southeast ESE
KadunaMon 5:54 AM236 km146 miles127 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderMon 5:54 AM274 km170 miles148 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbujaMon 5:54 AM376 km234 miles203 nmSouth S
KandiMon 5:54 AM451 km280 miles243 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezMon 5:54 AM504 km313 miles272 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NiameyMon 5:54 AM520 km323 miles281 nmWest-northwest WNW
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