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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 19' South
Longitude: 8° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.72 meters/second, 1521.8 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.76 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 minorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 23' 43.4"945.42 miwest0° 06' 40.5"7.65 minorth945.76 mi
24 hours14° 10' 08.3"930.56 mieast3° 12' 07.1"220.20 minorth964.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 12:20 PM389 km242 miles210 nmNortheast NE
LuandaFri 1:20 PM2561 km1592 miles1383 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméFri 12:20 PM2645 km1644 miles1428 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanFri 12:20 PM2658 km1652 miles1435 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Fri 2:20 PM2698 km1677 miles1457 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaFri 12:20 PM2737 km1701 miles1478 nmNorth N
AccraFri 12:20 PM2788 km1733 miles1506 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 12:20 PM2801 km1741 miles1513 nmNorth N
LibrevilleFri 1:20 PM2846 km1768 miles1537 nmNortheast NE
LomeFri 12:20 PM2903 km1804 miles1567 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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