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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 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 50' North, Longitude: 30° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.54 meters/second, 1557.1 km/hour, 967.6 miles/hour or 840.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.13 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.0"967.39 miwest0° 07' 03.1"8.08 minorth967.14 mi
24 hours11° 13' 33.2"747.17 mieast2° 27' 48.6"169.42 minorth761.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloSat 7:30 PM600 km373 miles324 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaSat 7:30 PM757 km470 miles409 nmEast E
DakarSat 8:30 PM1410 km876 miles761 nmEast E
BanjulSat 8:30 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmEast E
NouakchottSat 8:30 PM1566 km973 miles846 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauSat 8:30 PM1671 km1038 miles902 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakrySat 8:30 PM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownSat 8:30 PM2046 km1271 miles1105 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnSat 8:30 PM2183 km1356 miles1179 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSat 5:30 PM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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