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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: 58%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 19:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 44' North
Longitude: 17° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.77 meters/second, 1558.0 km/hour, 968.1 miles/hour or 841.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.14 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.0"967.92 miwest0° 07' 07.2"8.16 minorth967.67 mi
24 hours11° 13' 08.1"747.10 mieast2° 29' 31.0"171.38 minorth761.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-LouisSat 7:36 PM103 km64 miles56 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThièsSat 7:36 PM116 km72 miles63 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DakarSat 7:36 PM117 km73 miles63 nmSouth S
ToubaSat 7:36 PM191 km119 miles103 nmEast-southeast ESE
RossoSat 7:36 PM193 km120 miles104 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerekundaSat 7:36 PM266 km165 miles144 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BanjulSat 7:36 PM269 km167 miles145 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouakchottSat 7:36 PM302 km188 miles163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FarafenniSat 7:36 PM309 km192 miles167 nmSoutheast SE
ZiguinchorSat 7:36 PM371 km230 miles200 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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