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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 21:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 23' North, Longitude: 33° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.44 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"953.71 miwest0° 05' 03.9"5.81 minorth953.49 mi
24 hours11° 25' 41.9"750.32 mieast1° 37' 37.6"111.93 minorth755.02 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 PM950 km590 miles513 nmEast E
PraiaSun 8:30 PM1162 km722 miles628 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarSun 9:30 PM1795 km1115 miles969 nmEast E
NouakchottSun 9:30 PM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmEast E
BanjulSun 9:30 PM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauSun 9:30 PM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta DelgadaSun 8:30 PM2286 km1421 miles1235 nmNorth-northeast NNE
El AaiúnSun 9:30 PM2323 km1444 miles1254 nmEast-northeast ENE
Angra do HeroísmoSun 8:30 PM2335 km1451 miles1261 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySun 9:30 PM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmEast-southeast ESE
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