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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 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 18' North
Longitude: 19° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.67 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 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' 41.0"954.21 miwest0° 05' 08.9"5.90 minorth953.99 mi
24 hours11° 25' 13.0"750.16 mieast1° 39' 43.9"114.34 minorth755.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouakchottSun 8:30 PM350 km217 miles189 nmEast E
NouadhibouSun 8:30 PM375 km233 miles202 nmNortheast NE
Saint-LouisSun 8:30 PM388 km241 miles209 nmSoutheast SE
RossoSun 8:30 PM419 km260 miles226 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa MariaSun 7:30 PM429 km267 miles232 nmWest-southwest WSW
DakarSun 8:30 PM447 km278 miles242 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThièsSun 8:30 PM462 km287 miles249 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToubaSun 8:30 PM525 km327 miles284 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaSun 7:30 PM587 km365 miles317 nmSouthwest SW
SerekundaSun 8:30 PM606 km376 miles327 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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