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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: 60%

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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 06:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 49' South, Longitude: 15° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.45 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.3"1000.85 miwest0° 11' 32.7"13.22 misouth1000.79 mi
24 hours11° 47' 43.1"813.08 mieast4° 31' 18.5"310.76 misouth867.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaFri 6:08 AM1332 km828 miles719 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 6:08 AM1490 km926 miles804 nmNorth N
ConakryFri 6:08 AM1594 km991 miles861 nmNorth N
JamestownFri 6:08 AM1622 km1008 miles876 nmSoutheast SE
AbidjanFri 6:08 AM1689 km1050 miles912 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroFri 6:08 AM1708 km1061 miles922 nmNortheast NE
BissauFri 6:08 AM1844 km1146 miles995 nmNorth N
BanjulFri 6:08 AM2024 km1257 miles1093 nmNorth N
AccraFri 6:08 AM2040 km1268 miles1102 nmNortheast NE
BamakoFri 6:08 AM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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