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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 6:46:00 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 18:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 24' North, Longitude: 16° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.24 meters/second, 1581.3 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.37 miWest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miNorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.4"982.37 miWest0° 08' 49.8"10.12 miNorth982.15 mi
24 hours11° 03' 31.2"747.14 miEast3° 13' 29.8"221.71 miNorth774.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ZiguinchorFri 6:46 PM27 km17 miles15 nmNorthwest NW
BissauFri 6:46 PM82 km51 miles44 nmSoutheast SE
BanjulFri 6:46 PM127 km79 miles68 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SerekundaFri 6:46 PM131 km81 miles71 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FarafenniFri 6:46 PM140 km87 miles76 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BafatáFri 6:46 PM159 km99 miles86 nmEast E
GabúFri 6:46 PM204 km127 miles110 nmEast E
BokéFri 6:46 PM256 km159 miles138 nmSoutheast SE
ToubaFri 6:46 PM273 km170 miles147 nmNorth N
ThièsFri 6:46 PM280 km174 miles151 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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