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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: 87%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 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° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.05 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.56 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.7"993.24 miwest0° 10' 08.7"11.62 misouth993.54 mi
24 hours10° 58' 58.9"750.20 mieast4° 14' 52.4"291.93 misouth808.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MakeniTue 3:34 AM70 km44 miles38 nmWest-southwest WSW
KoiduTue 3:34 AM73 km45 miles40 nmSoutheast SE
BoTue 3:34 AM131 km82 miles71 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KenemaTue 3:34 AM140 km87 miles75 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KindiaTue 3:34 AM186 km116 miles101 nmNorthwest NW
FreetownTue 3:34 AM209 km130 miles113 nmWest-southwest WSW
ConakryTue 3:34 AM253 km157 miles137 nmWest W
KakataTue 3:34 AM310 km192 miles167 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MonroviaTue 3:34 AM317 km197 miles171 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GbarngaTue 3:34 AM320 km199 miles173 nmSoutheast SE
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