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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: 68%
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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 17' North
Longitude: 16° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.70 meters/second, 1536.1 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"15.91 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.2"954.29 miwest0° 05' 09.8"5.92 minorth954.07 mi
24 hours11° 25' 08.0"750.14 mieast1° 40' 04.9"114.74 minorth755.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouakchottSun 8:20 PM95 km59 miles52 nmEast-southeast ESE
RossoSun 8:20 PM226 km140 miles122 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-LouisSun 8:20 PM253 km157 miles137 nmSouth S
NouadhibouSun 8:20 PM294 km183 miles159 nmNorth N
ThièsSun 8:20 PM386 km240 miles209 nmSouth S
ToubaSun 8:20 PM393 km244 miles212 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DakarSun 8:20 PM405 km252 miles219 nmSouth S
BanjulSun 8:20 PM536 km333 miles290 nmSouth S
SerekundaSun 8:20 PM537 km334 miles290 nmSouth S
FarafenniSun 8:20 PM539 km335 miles291 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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