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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: 26%
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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 16' South
Longitude: 10° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.15 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' 34.7"953.04 miwest0° 07' 22.3"8.45 misouth952.76 mi
24 hours14° 08' 36.4"934.36 mieast2° 25' 03.1"166.28 misouth942.73 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 AM541 km336 miles292 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanMon 8:24 AM2601 km1616 miles1404 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaMon 8:24 AM2608 km1621 miles1408 nmNorth N
São ToméMon 8:24 AM2720 km1690 miles1469 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroMon 8:24 AM2727 km1695 miles1473 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaMon 9:24 AM2744 km1705 miles1482 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraMon 8:24 AM2770 km1721 miles1495 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 8:24 AM2863 km1779 miles1546 nmNorth N
LomeMon 8:24 AM2896 km1799 miles1564 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleMon 9:24 AM2941 km1827 miles1588 nmNortheast NE
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