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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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 05' North, Longitude: 14° 21' 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"993.34 miwest0° 10' 09.2"11.63 misouth993.64 mi
24 hours10° 58' 58.3"750.26 mieast4° 15' 03.4"292.14 misouth808.62 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 AM85 km53 miles46 nmNortheast NE
FreetownTue 3:46 AM139 km86 miles75 nmEast-southeast ESE
KindiaTue 3:46 AM196 km122 miles106 nmEast-northeast ENE
BokéTue 3:46 AM205 km128 miles111 nmNorth N
MakeniTue 3:46 AM255 km158 miles138 nmEast E
BoTue 3:46 AM314 km195 miles169 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauTue 3:46 AM336 km209 miles181 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BafatáTue 3:46 AM344 km214 miles186 nmNorth N
GabúTue 3:46 AM355 km220 miles191 nmNorth N
KenemaTue 3:46 AM373 km232 miles201 nmEast-southeast ESE
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