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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 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 23' South, Longitude: 7° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.31 meters/second, 1592.3 km/hour, 989.4 miles/hour or 859.8 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' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 29' 42.2"989.30 miwest0° 10' 55.5"12.51 misouth989.11 mi
24 hours12° 27' 54.1"850.76 mieast4° 08' 47.5"285.03 misouth891.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 6:26 AM763 km474 miles412 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbidjanSat 6:26 AM1684 km1046 miles909 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaSat 6:26 AM1765 km1097 miles953 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSat 6:26 AM1816 km1129 miles981 nmNorth N
AccraSat 6:26 AM1861 km1157 miles1005 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméSat 6:26 AM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeSat 6:26 AM1995 km1239 miles1077 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 6:26 AM2062 km1281 miles1113 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoSat 7:26 AM2111 km1312 miles1140 nmNortheast NE
LagosSat 7:26 AM2154 km1338 miles1163 nmNortheast NE
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