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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: 77%

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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 04' North, Longitude: 39° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.87 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.73 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.7"943.45 miwest0° 02' 50.7"3.26 minorth943.31 mi
24 hours11° 36' 30.3"754.39 mieast0° 42' 30.1"48.73 minorth754.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaMon 9:40 PM1771 km1101 miles956 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneMon 7:40 PM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownMon 6:40 PM2297 km1428 miles1240 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboMon 7:40 PM2329 km1447 miles1258 nmSouthwest SW
Ponta DelgadaMon 9:40 PM2362 km1467 miles1275 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Angra do HeroísmoMon 9:40 PM2366 km1470 miles1277 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Fort-de-FranceMon 6:40 PM2388 km1484 miles1290 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 6:40 PM2398 km1490 miles1295 nmWest W
DakarMon 10:40 PM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmEast E
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 6:40 PM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmWest W
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