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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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 54' South, Longitude: 14° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.26 meters/second, 1552.5 km/hour, 964.7 miles/hour or 838.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.08 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 25' 41.7"964.58 miwest0° 09' 25.6"10.80 minorth964.99 mi
24 hours13° 19' 38.4"891.00 mieast4° 07' 14.7"283.29 minorth942.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 1:44 PM941 km585 miles508 nmEast E
RecifeSat 10:44 AM2353 km1462 miles1271 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaSat 1:44 PM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmNorth N
AbidjanSat 1:44 PM2513 km1562 miles1357 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 1:44 PM2589 km1609 miles1398 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSat 1:44 PM2605 km1619 miles1407 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorSat 10:44 AM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmWest W
ConakrySat 1:44 PM2700 km1678 miles1458 nmNorth N
AccraSat 1:44 PM2752 km1710 miles1486 nmNortheast NE
São ToméSat 1:44 PM2874 km1786 miles1552 nmNortheast NE
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