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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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 17' South, Longitude: 13° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.10 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' 33.7"952.92 miwest0° 07' 21.1"8.43 misouth952.64 mi
24 hours14° 08' 55.3"934.60 mieast2° 24' 34.1"165.73 misouth942.88 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 AM791 km492 miles427 nmEast E
RecifeMon 5:34 AM2582 km1604 miles1394 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaMon 8:34 AM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 8:34 AM2688 km1670 miles1452 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 8:34 AM2798 km1739 miles1511 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 8:34 AM2851 km1771 miles1539 nmNorth N
AccraMon 8:34 AM2891 km1796 miles1561 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméMon 8:34 AM2912 km1809 miles1572 nmNortheast NE
ConakryMon 8:34 AM2965 km1842 miles1601 nmNorth N
LuandaMon 9:34 AM2991 km1858 miles1615 nmEast-northeast ENE
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