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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: 34%
Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:44 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 17' North
Longitude: 38° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.44 meters/second, 1535.2 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 828.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.90 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 31' 08.2"953.72 miwest0° 04' 18.0"4.93 minorth953.54 mi
24 hours11° 34' 24.0"760.30 mieast1° 18' 36.8"90.13 minorth762.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaWed 8:34 AM1589 km988 miles858 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneWed 6:34 AM2147 km1334 miles1159 nmSouthwest SW
DakarWed 9:34 AM2231 km1386 miles1205 nmEast E
ParamariboWed 6:34 AM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottWed 9:34 AM2329 km1447 miles1257 nmEast E
BanjulWed 9:34 AM2355 km1463 miles1271 nmEast E
BridgetownWed 5:34 AM2385 km1482 miles1288 nmWest W
FortalezaWed 6:34 AM2438 km1515 miles1316 nmSouth S
BelémWed 6:34 AM2466 km1532 miles1332 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Ponta Delgada (Azores) *Wed 9:34 AM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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