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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 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 05' North, Longitude: 14° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.09 meters/second, 1598.7 km/hour, 993.4 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"993.26 miwest0° 10' 09.2"11.63 misouth993.56 mi
24 hours10° 58' 58.3"750.21 mieast4° 15' 02.3"292.10 misouth808.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ConakryTue 3:46 AM62 km39 miles34 nmNortheast NE
FreetownTue 3:46 AM114 km71 miles62 nmSoutheast SE
KindiaTue 3:46 AM171 km107 miles93 nmNortheast NE
BokéTue 3:46 AM206 km128 miles111 nmNorth N
MakeniTue 3:46 AM225 km140 miles122 nmEast E
BoTue 3:46 AM287 km178 miles155 nmEast-southeast ESE
KoiduTue 3:46 AM345 km215 miles186 nmEast E
KenemaTue 3:46 AM345 km215 miles186 nmEast-southeast ESE
BafatáTue 3:46 AM348 km216 miles188 nmNorth N
BissauTue 3:46 AM349 km217 miles188 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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