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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 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 19' South
Longitude: 9° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.74 meters/second, 1521.9 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' 43.8"945.47 miwest0° 06' 41.0"7.66 minorth945.80 mi
24 hours14° 10' 00.9"930.46 mieast3° 12' 17.8"220.40 minorth964.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 12:24 PM469 km291 miles253 nmNortheast NE
LuandaFri 1:24 PM2656 km1650 miles1434 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanFri 12:24 PM2678 km1664 miles1446 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméFri 12:24 PM2712 km1685 miles1464 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaFri 12:24 PM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Fri 2:24 PM2797 km1738 miles1510 nmEast-southeast ESE
YamoussoukroFri 12:24 PM2815 km1749 miles1520 nmNorth N
AccraFri 12:24 PM2823 km1754 miles1524 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleFri 1:24 PM2918 km1813 miles1576 nmNortheast NE
LomeFri 12:24 PM2942 km1828 miles1589 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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