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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 18:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 24' North, Longitude: 16° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.24 meters/second, 1581.2 km/hour, 982.5 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"16.38 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.4"982.43 miwest0° 08' 49.8"10.12 minorth982.21 mi
24 hours11° 03' 31.4"747.19 mieast3° 13' 27.9"221.69 minorth774.57 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 PM21 km13 miles11 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauFri 6:46 PM104 km65 miles56 nmSoutheast SE
BanjulFri 6:46 PM117 km73 miles63 nmNorth N
SerekundaFri 6:46 PM119 km74 miles64 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FarafenniFri 6:46 PM153 km95 miles83 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BafatáFri 6:46 PM188 km117 miles101 nmEast E
GabúFri 6:46 PM233 km145 miles126 nmEast E
ThièsFri 6:46 PM271 km169 miles146 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DakarFri 6:46 PM276 km171 miles149 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ToubaFri 6:46 PM277 km172 miles150 nmNorth N
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