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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: 48%

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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 23' North, Longitude: 13° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.28 meters/second, 1581.4 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.38 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.5"982.53 miwest0° 08' 50.4"10.13 minorth982.30 mi
24 hours11° 03' 28.6"747.20 mieast3° 13' 44.4"222.00 minorth774.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GabúFri 6:36 PM33 km20 miles18 nmWest-southwest WSW
BafatáFri 6:36 PM81 km50 miles44 nmWest-southwest WSW
TambacoundaFri 6:36 PM156 km97 miles84 nmNorth N
BokéFri 6:36 PM165 km102 miles89 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BissauFri 6:36 PM188 km117 miles101 nmWest-southwest WSW
FarafenniFri 6:36 PM223 km138 miles120 nmNorthwest NW
ZiguinchorFri 6:36 PM255 km158 miles137 nmWest W
KindiaFri 6:36 PM284 km177 miles154 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BanjulFri 6:36 PM309 km192 miles167 nmWest-northwest WNW
ConakryFri 6:36 PM319 km198 miles172 nmSouth S
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