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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 11%

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 Monday, January 14, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 60' South, Longitude: 0° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.77 meters/second, 1604.8 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 29' 38.3"997.15 miwest0° 11' 53.9"13.63 minorth997.43 mi
24 hours11° 51' 27.2"815.78 mieast4° 47' 12.9"328.94 minorth882.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméMon 2:34 PM1077 km669 miles582 nmNortheast NE
JamestownMon 2:34 PM1231 km765 miles664 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AccraMon 2:34 PM1277 km793 miles690 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 2:34 PM1307 km812 miles705 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LibrevilleMon 3:34 PM1325 km823 miles716 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeMon 2:34 PM1357 km843 miles732 nmNorth N
Porto NovoMon 3:34 PM1427 km887 miles771 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosMon 3:34 PM1446 km899 miles781 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboMon 3:34 PM1504 km934 miles812 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroMon 2:34 PM1508 km937 miles814 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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