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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 Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 03:34:00 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: 87%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 07' North, Longitude: 11° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.04 meters/second, 1598.6 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.7"993.17 miwest0° 10' 08.5"11.62 misouth993.47 mi
24 hours10° 58' 58.9"750.15 mieast4° 14' 51.2"291.89 misouth808.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoiduTue 3:34 AM57 km35 miles31 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakeniTue 3:34 AM99 km61 miles53 nmWest-southwest WSW
KenemaTue 3:34 AM137 km85 miles74 nmSouth S
BoTue 3:34 AM142 km88 miles77 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KindiaTue 3:34 AM212 km132 miles114 nmWest-northwest WNW
FreetownTue 3:34 AM237 km147 miles128 nmWest-southwest WSW
ConakryTue 3:34 AM282 km175 miles152 nmWest W
NzérékoréTue 3:34 AM300 km186 miles162 nmEast-southeast ESE
KakataTue 3:34 AM300 km186 miles162 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GbarngaTue 3:34 AM300 km187 miles162 nmSoutheast SE

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