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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: 49%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 18' South, Longitude: 1° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.43 meters/second, 1592.8 km/hour, 989.7 miles/hour or 860.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.49 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 29' 44.2"989.57 miwest0° 10' 56.5"12.53 misouth989.39 mi
24 hours12° 27' 02.2"849.98 mieast4° 09' 23.1"285.71 misouth891.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 5:58 AM883 km548 miles477 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São ToméSat 5:58 AM1381 km858 miles746 nmNortheast NE
LuandaSat 6:58 AM1586 km985 miles856 nmEast E
LibrevilleSat 6:58 AM1594 km990 miles861 nmNortheast NE
AccraSat 5:58 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmNorth N
AbidjanSat 5:58 AM1647 km1024 miles889 nmNorth N
LomeSat 5:58 AM1727 km1073 miles933 nmNorth N
Porto NovoSat 6:58 AM1797 km1116 miles970 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosSat 6:58 AM1813 km1127 miles979 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboSat 6:58 AM1819 km1131 miles982 nmNortheast NE
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