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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 8:34:00 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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 17' South, Longitude: 12° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.11 meters/second, 1534.0 km/hour, 953.2 miles/hour or 828.3 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' 33.8"952.86 miWest0° 07' 21.3"8.43 miSouth952.58 mi
24 hours14° 08' 53.2"934.51 miEast2° 24' 37.5"165.78 miSouth942.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 8:34 AM763 km474 miles412 nmEast E
RecifeMon 5:34 AM2612 km1623 miles1410 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaMon 8:34 AM2619 km1627 miles1414 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 8:34 AM2677 km1664 miles1446 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 8:34 AM2789 km1733 miles1506 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 8:34 AM2851 km1771 miles1539 nmNorth N
AccraMon 8:34 AM2876 km1787 miles1553 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméMon 8:34 AM2890 km1796 miles1560 nmNortheast NE
LuandaMon 9:34 AM2963 km1841 miles1600 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryMon 8:34 AM2965 km1842 miles1601 nmNorth N

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