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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 19:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 33' North
Longitude: 30° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.98 meters/second, 1580.3 km/hour, 982.0 miles/hour or 853.3 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"981.87 miwest0° 08' 46.0"10.04 minorth981.64 mi
24 hours11° 03' 49.1"747.10 mieast3° 11' 49.0"219.80 minorth773.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloFri 6:46 PM797 km495 miles430 nmNortheast NE
PraiaFri 6:46 PM841 km522 miles454 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarFri 7:46 PM1476 km917 miles797 nmEast E
BanjulFri 7:46 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmEast E
BissauFri 7:46 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmEast E
NouakchottFri 7:46 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryFri 7:46 PM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmEast E
FreetownFri 7:46 PM1985 km1233 miles1072 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaFri 4:46 PM1993 km1239 miles1076 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MonroviaFri 7:46 PM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmEast-southeast ESE
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