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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 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 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: 25° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.07 meters/second, 1580.7 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"982.00 miwest0° 08' 47.3"10.07 minorth981.77 mi
24 hours11° 03' 42.9"747.07 mieast3° 12' 23.9"220.45 minorth774.10 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 PM363 km225 miles196 nmNortheast NE
MindeloFri 6:26 PM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth N
Santa MariaFri 6:26 PM549 km341 miles297 nmNortheast NE
DakarFri 7:26 PM935 km581 miles505 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThièsFri 7:26 PM991 km616 miles535 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerekundaFri 7:26 PM993 km617 miles536 nmEast E
BanjulFri 7:26 PM1005 km624 miles543 nmEast E
BissauFri 7:26 PM1113 km691 miles601 nmEast E
NouakchottFri 7:26 PM1221 km758 miles659 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryFri 7:26 PM1360 km845 miles735 nmEast-southeast ESE
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