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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 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 30' North, Longitude: 26° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.07 meters/second, 1580.6 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 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' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.2"982.05 miwest0° 08' 47.1"10.07 minorth981.83 mi
24 hours11° 03' 43.1"747.12 mieast3° 12' 22.2"220.43 minorth774.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaFri 6:26 PM383 km238 miles207 nmNortheast NE
MindeloFri 6:26 PM498 km310 miles269 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa MariaFri 6:26 PM566 km352 miles306 nmNortheast NE
DakarFri 7:26 PM964 km599 miles520 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThièsFri 7:26 PM1020 km634 miles551 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerekundaFri 7:26 PM1022 km635 miles552 nmEast E
BanjulFri 7:26 PM1034 km643 miles558 nmEast E
BissauFri 7:26 PM1142 km710 miles617 nmEast E
NouakchottFri 7:26 PM1246 km774 miles673 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryFri 7:26 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmEast-southeast ESE
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