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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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 47' North, Longitude: 30° 20' 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"938.66 miwest0° 00' 33.9"0.65 minorth938.63 mi
24 hours11° 42' 33.0"757.38 mieast0° 13' 08.8"15.07 misouth758.08 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 PM710 km441 miles383 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaTue 9:52 PM972 km604 miles525 nmSoutheast SE
DakarTue 10:52 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottTue 10:52 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmEast E
BanjulTue 10:52 PM1673 km1040 miles903 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauTue 10:52 PM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnTue 10:52 PM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ponta DelgadaTue 9:52 PM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Angra do HeroísmoTue 9:52 PM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmNorth N
ConakryTue 10:52 PM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmEast-southeast ESE
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