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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 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 07:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 31' South, Longitude: 17° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.13 meters/second, 1591.7 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.48 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 29' 39.4"988.82 miwest0° 10' 53.8"12.48 misouth988.63 mi
24 hours12° 29' 10.5"851.84 mieast4° 07' 55.0"284.01 misouth892.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 7:08 AM1493 km928 miles806 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeSat 4:08 AM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmWest W
MonroviaSat 7:08 AM1916 km1190 miles1034 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 7:08 AM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySat 7:08 AM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSat 7:08 AM2244 km1394 miles1212 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSat 7:08 AM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorSat 4:08 AM2287 km1421 miles1235 nmWest-southwest WSW
BissauSat 7:08 AM2376 km1477 miles1283 nmNorth N
FortalezaSat 4:08 AM2381 km1479 miles1286 nmWest-northwest WNW
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