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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 07:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 31' South, Longitude: 18° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.12 meters/second, 1591.6 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' 39.2"988.87 miwest0° 10' 53.8"12.48 misouth988.69 mi
24 hours12° 29' 12.6"851.94 mieast4° 07' 53.6"284.00 misouth892.44 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 AM1519 km944 miles820 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeSat 4:08 AM1853 km1152 miles1001 nmWest W
MonroviaSat 7:08 AM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 7:08 AM2062 km1281 miles1114 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySat 7:08 AM2159 km1342 miles1166 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorSat 4:08 AM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbidjanSat 7:08 AM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSat 7:08 AM2299 km1428 miles1241 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSat 4:08 AM2352 km1462 miles1270 nmWest-northwest WNW
BissauSat 7:08 AM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmNorth N
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