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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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 47' North
Longitude: 30° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.76 meters/second, 1511.1 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' 48.6"938.72 miwest0° 00' 33.8"0.65 minorth938.70 mi
24 hours11° 42' 33.1"757.44 mieast0° 13' 11.4"15.13 misouth758.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloTue 9:52 PM733 km455 miles396 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaTue 9:52 PM993 km617 miles536 nmSoutheast SE
DakarTue 10:52 PM1552 km964 miles838 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottTue 10:52 PM1565 km972 miles845 nmEast E
BanjulTue 10:52 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauTue 10:52 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnTue 10:52 PM1905 km1183 miles1028 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ponta DelgadaTue 9:52 PM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Angra do HeroísmoTue 9:52 PM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmNorth N
ConakryTue 10:52 PM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmEast-southeast ESE
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