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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 19:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 32' North, Longitude: 28° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.03 meters/second, 1580.5 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 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' 28.1"981.96 miwest0° 08' 46.6"10.06 minorth981.73 mi
24 hours11° 03' 46.2"747.11 mieast3° 12' 05.6"220.12 minorth774.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaFri 6:36 PM598 km372 miles323 nmEast-northeast ENE
MindeloFri 6:36 PM611 km380 miles330 nmNortheast NE
DakarFri 7:36 PM1219 km757 miles658 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulFri 7:36 PM1296 km805 miles700 nmEast E
BissauFri 7:36 PM1405 km873 miles759 nmEast E
NouakchottFri 7:36 PM1476 km917 miles797 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryFri 7:36 PM1648 km1024 miles890 nmEast E
FreetownFri 7:36 PM1727 km1073 miles933 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaFri 7:36 PM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaFri 4:36 PM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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