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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: 79%

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 Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 39' North, Longitude: 17° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.24 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.2"1002.66 miwest0° 11' 06.0"12.71 misouth1002.87 mi
24 hours11° 03' 11.1"762.10 mieast4° 32' 43.7"312.34 misouth825.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FreetownWed 4:46 AM669 km416 miles361 nmNortheast NE
ConakryWed 4:46 AM710 km441 miles384 nmNortheast NE
BoWed 4:46 AM776 km482 miles419 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakeniWed 4:46 AM801 km497 miles432 nmNortheast NE
BokéWed 4:46 AM802 km498 miles433 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaWed 4:46 AM809 km503 miles437 nmEast-northeast ENE
KenemaWed 4:46 AM825 km513 miles446 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauWed 4:46 AM838 km521 miles453 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KakataWed 4:46 AM863 km536 miles466 nmEast-northeast ENE
KoiduWed 4:46 AM886 km550 miles478 nmEast-northeast ENE
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