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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 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 26' South
Longitude: 11° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.25 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 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' 41.2"989.16 miwest0° 10' 54.9"12.50 misouth988.97 mi
24 hours12° 28' 20.3"851.15 mieast4° 08' 29.6"284.69 misouth891.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 6:40 AM942 km585 miles509 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaSat 6:40 AM1742 km1083 miles941 nmNorth N
AbidjanSat 6:40 AM1822 km1132 miles984 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSat 6:40 AM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 6:40 AM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmNorth N
AccraSat 6:40 AM2065 km1283 miles1115 nmNortheast NE
ConakrySat 6:40 AM2111 km1312 miles1140 nmNorth N
LomeSat 6:40 AM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmNortheast NE
São ToméSat 6:40 AM2275 km1413 miles1228 nmEast-northeast ENE
Porto NovoSat 7:40 AM2357 km1464 miles1273 nmNortheast NE
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