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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 58' South, Longitude: 8° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.12 meters/second, 1552.0 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.07 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 25' 39.7"964.26 miwest0° 09' 23.4"10.76 minorth964.67 mi
24 hours13° 20' 27.4"891.65 mieast4° 06' 34.0"282.51 minorth942.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 1:20 PM333 km207 miles180 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbidjanSat 1:20 PM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaSat 1:20 PM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmNorth N
São ToméSat 1:20 PM2394 km1487 miles1293 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSat 1:20 PM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmNorth N
AccraSat 1:20 PM2452 km1524 miles1324 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaSat 2:20 PM2477 km1539 miles1337 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeSat 1:20 PM2574 km1600 miles1390 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 2:20 PM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmNortheast NE
FreetownSat 1:20 PM2642 km1642 miles1427 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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