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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 = Monday, July 25, 2016 at 4:24:00 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: 70%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, July 19, 2016 at 10:58 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterTuesday, July 26, 2016 at 11:01 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 25, 2016 at 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 35' North, Longitude: 0° 05' East

The ground speed is currently 447.73 meters/second, 1611.8 kilometres/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 00.5"1001.45 miWest0° 11' 09.5"12.78 miNorth1001.49 mi
24 hours12° 28' 43.8"862.84 miEast4° 23' 23.2"301.63 miNorth912.39 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AccraMon 4:24 AM439 km273 miles237 nmNorth N
LoméMon 4:24 AM518 km322 miles280 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CotonouMon 5:24 AM590 km367 miles319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KumasiMon 4:24 AM596 km370 miles322 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoMon 5:24 AM611 km380 miles330 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanMon 4:24 AM615 km382 miles332 nmNorthwest NW
LagosMon 5:24 AM649 km403 miles351 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BohiconMon 5:24 AM657 km408 miles355 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AtakpaméMon 4:24 AM667 km415 miles360 nmNorth N
AbeokutaMon 5:24 AM715 km444 miles386 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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