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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 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 19' South, Longitude: 9° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.73 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' 43.7"945.39 miwest0° 06' 40.8"7.66 minorth945.72 mi
24 hours14° 10' 03.0"930.43 mieast3° 12' 14.8"220.33 minorth964.02 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 PM445 km277 miles240 nmNortheast NE
LuandaFri 1:24 PM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanFri 12:24 PM2672 km1660 miles1443 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméFri 12:24 PM2693 km1673 miles1454 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaFri 12:24 PM2731 km1697 miles1474 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Fri 2:24 PM2769 km1721 miles1495 nmEast-southeast ESE
YamoussoukroFri 12:24 PM2811 km1747 miles1518 nmNorth N
AccraFri 12:24 PM2813 km1748 miles1519 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleFri 1:24 PM2898 km1801 miles1565 nmNortheast NE
LomeFri 12:24 PM2931 km1821 miles1582 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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