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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 5:44:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:52 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 43' North, Longitude: 6° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.39 meters/second, 1556.6 km/hour, 967.2 miles/hour or 840.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.12 miWest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miNorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.7"967.01 miWest0° 06' 38.3"7.61 miNorth966.77 mi
24 hours11° 29' 56.5"765.76 miEast2° 16' 39.1"156.62 miNorth777.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezTue 6:44 AM217 km135 miles117 nmNortheast NE
MaradiTue 6:44 AM256 km159 miles138 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SokotoTue 6:44 AM320 km199 miles173 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderTue 6:44 AM347 km216 miles188 nmSoutheast SE
ArlitTue 6:44 AM350 km218 miles189 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KanoTue 6:44 AM471 km292 miles254 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyTue 6:44 AM525 km326 miles283 nmWest-southwest WSW
ZariaTue 6:44 AM533 km331 miles288 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KadunaTue 6:44 AM585 km363 miles316 nmSouth S
KandiTue 6:44 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSouthwest SW

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