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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 21:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 23' North, Longitude: 33° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.45 meters/second, 1535.2 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 828.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"15.90 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.8"953.65 miwest0° 05' 04.0"5.81 minorth953.44 mi
24 hours11° 25' 41.3"750.26 mieast1° 37' 39.9"111.96 minorth754.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloSun 8:30 PM922 km573 miles498 nmEast E
PraiaSun 8:30 PM1135 km705 miles613 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarSun 9:30 PM1766 km1098 miles954 nmEast E
NouakchottSun 9:30 PM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmEast E
BanjulSun 9:30 PM1895 km1178 miles1023 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauSun 9:30 PM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta DelgadaSun 8:30 PM2278 km1415 miles1230 nmNorth-northeast NNE
El AaiúnSun 9:30 PM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakrySun 9:30 PM2354 km1462 miles1271 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownSun 9:30 PM2452 km1524 miles1324 nmEast-southeast ESE
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