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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: 84%
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 Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 47' North
Longitude: 27° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.77 meters/second, 1511.2 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 816.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.65 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.7"938.74 miwest0° 00' 35.0"0.67 minorth938.71 mi
24 hours11° 42' 31.5"757.42 mieast0° 12' 43.5"14.59 misouth758.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloTue 9:40 PM518 km322 miles280 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaTue 9:40 PM786 km489 miles425 nmSoutheast SE
NouakchottTue 10:40 PM1267 km787 miles684 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarTue 10:40 PM1282 km797 miles692 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjulTue 10:40 PM1435 km892 miles775 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauTue 10:40 PM1627 km1011 miles879 nmSoutheast SE
El AaiúnTue 10:40 PM1635 km1016 miles883 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ponta DelgadaTue 9:40 PM1890 km1174 miles1021 nmNorth N
ConakryTue 10:40 PM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmSoutheast SE
Angra do HeroísmoTue 9:40 PM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmNorth N
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