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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 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 17' North, Longitude: 16° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.71 meters/second, 1536.1 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.5 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"954.23 miwest0° 05' 09.9"5.92 minorth954.01 mi
24 hours11° 25' 07.6"750.08 mieast1° 40' 07.3"114.78 minorth755.14 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 PM68 km42 miles37 nmEast-southeast ESE
RossoSun 8:20 PM213 km132 miles115 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-LouisSun 8:20 PM250 km156 miles135 nmSouth S
NouadhibouSun 8:20 PM298 km185 miles161 nmNorth N
ToubaSun 8:20 PM386 km240 miles208 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThièsSun 8:20 PM388 km241 miles209 nmSouth S
DakarSun 8:20 PM410 km255 miles221 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FarafenniSun 8:20 PM532 km331 miles287 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BanjulSun 8:20 PM535 km333 miles289 nmSouth S
SerekundaSun 8:20 PM537 km333 miles290 nmSouth S
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