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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, January 7, 2013 at 8:24:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 26%

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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 16' South, Longitude: 10° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.16 meters/second, 1534.2 km/hour, 953.3 miles/hour or 828.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"15.89 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miSouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 25' 34.8"952.99 miWest0° 07' 22.4"8.45 miSouth952.71 mi
24 hours14° 08' 34.3"934.27 miEast2° 25' 06.3"166.33 miSouth942.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 8:24 AM514 km319 miles277 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanMon 8:24 AM2592 km1611 miles1400 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaMon 8:24 AM2608 km1621 miles1408 nmNorth N
São ToméMon 8:24 AM2700 km1677 miles1458 nmNortheast NE
LuandaMon 9:24 AM2717 km1688 miles1467 nmEast-northeast ENE
YamoussoukroMon 8:24 AM2721 km1691 miles1469 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraMon 8:24 AM2757 km1713 miles1489 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 8:24 AM2866 km1781 miles1547 nmNorth N
LomeMon 8:24 AM2882 km1791 miles1556 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleMon 9:24 AM2919 km1814 miles1576 nmNortheast NE

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