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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: 90%
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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 22:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 34' North
Longitude: 16° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.29 meters/second, 1513.0 km/hour, 940.2 miles/hour or 817.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.67 miwest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.7"939.92 miwest0° 01' 44.8"2.00 misouth940.01 mi
24 hours11° 42' 45.9"758.74 mieast1° 08' 25.3"78.45 misouth765.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouWed 10:42 PM71 km44 miles38 nmNorthwest NW
NouakchottWed 10:42 PM280 km174 miles151 nmSouth S
DakhlaWed 10:42 PM351 km218 miles189 nmNorth N
RossoWed 10:42 PM455 km282 miles245 nmSouth S
ToubaWed 10:42 PM634 km394 miles343 nmSouth S
ThièsWed 10:42 PM640 km398 miles346 nmSouth S
DakarWed 10:42 PM660 km410 miles357 nmSouth S
FarafenniWed 10:42 PM780 km485 miles421 nmSouth S
BanjulWed 10:42 PM788 km490 miles425 nmSouth S
SerekundaWed 10:42 PM789 km490 miles426 nmSouth S
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