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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, January 18, 2013 at 6:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 48%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 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° 40' 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"982.47 miWest0° 08' 50.5"10.13 miNorth982.24 mi
24 hours11° 03' 28.2"747.15 miEast3° 13' 46.2"222.02 miNorth774.64 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 PM61 km38 miles33 nmWest W
BafatáFri 6:36 PM110 km68 miles59 nmWest-southwest WSW
TambacoundaFri 6:36 PM154 km95 miles83 nmNorth N
BokéFri 6:36 PM174 km108 miles94 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BissauFri 6:36 PM216 km134 miles117 nmWest-southwest WSW
FarafenniFri 6:36 PM247 km154 miles133 nmWest-northwest WNW
KindiaFri 6:36 PM273 km170 miles147 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZiguinchorFri 6:36 PM284 km176 miles153 nmWest W
ConakryFri 6:36 PM318 km197 miles172 nmSouth S
BanjulFri 6:36 PM337 km209 miles182 nmWest-northwest WNW

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