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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 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 03' North, Longitude: 16° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.12 meters/second, 1598.8 km/hour, 993.5 miles/hour or 863.3 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' 29.8"993.42 miwest0° 10' 09.6"11.64 misouth993.72 mi
24 hours10° 58' 58.0"750.32 mieast4° 15' 12.6"292.31 misouth808.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BissauTue 3:56 AM337 km209 miles182 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryTue 3:56 AM340 km212 miles184 nmEast E
BokéTue 3:56 AM343 km213 miles185 nmNortheast NE
ZiguinchorTue 3:56 AM393 km244 miles212 nmNorth N
FreetownTue 3:56 AM395 km245 miles213 nmEast E
BafatáTue 3:56 AM416 km258 miles225 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KindiaTue 3:56 AM444 km276 miles240 nmEast-northeast ENE
GabúTue 3:56 AM454 km282 miles245 nmNortheast NE
SerekundaTue 3:56 AM486 km302 miles262 nmNorth N
BanjulTue 3:56 AM487 km303 miles263 nmNorth N
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