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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: 38%

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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 23' North, Longitude: 10° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.90 meters/second, 1601.6 km/hour, 995.2 miles/hour or 864.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.3"995.10 miwest0° 10' 15.7"11.75 minorth994.95 mi
24 hours10° 59' 51.6"752.62 mieast3° 51' 15.2"264.90 minorth793.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoiduThu 5:36 PM70 km43 miles38 nmWest-northwest WNW
KenemaThu 5:36 PM104 km64 miles56 nmWest-southwest WSW
BoThu 5:36 PM154 km96 miles83 nmWest-southwest WSW
GbarngaThu 5:36 PM184 km114 miles99 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NzérékoréThu 5:36 PM187 km116 miles101 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakeniThu 5:36 PM190 km118 miles102 nmWest-northwest WNW
KakataThu 5:36 PM205 km127 miles110 nmSouth S
MonroviaThu 5:36 PM233 km145 miles126 nmSouth S
FreetownThu 5:36 PM313 km194 miles169 nmWest W
KindiaThu 5:36 PM327 km203 miles177 nmNorthwest NW

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