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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 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 47' North, Longitude: 27° 26' 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"938.68 miwest0° 00' 35.0"0.67 minorth938.65 mi
24 hours11° 42' 31.4"757.36 mieast0° 12' 40.8"14.54 misouth758.03 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 PM503 km312 miles271 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa MariaTue 9:40 PM665 km413 miles359 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaTue 9:40 PM771 km479 miles416 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouakchottTue 10:40 PM1239 km770 miles669 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarTue 10:40 PM1258 km781 miles679 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjulTue 10:40 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauTue 10:40 PM1605 km997 miles866 nmSoutheast SE
El AaiúnTue 10:40 PM1610 km1000 miles869 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ponta DelgadaTue 9:40 PM1887 km1173 miles1019 nmNorth N
ConakryTue 10:40 PM1929 km1199 miles1042 nmSoutheast SE
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