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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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 18° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.30 meters/second, 1513.1 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"939.94 miwest0° 01' 45.7"2.02 misouth940.04 mi
24 hours11° 42' 44.9"758.74 mieast1° 08' 48.1"78.89 misouth765.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouWed 10:52 PM199 km123 miles107 nmEast-northeast ENE
NouakchottWed 10:52 PM412 km256 miles222 nmSoutheast SE
DakhlaWed 10:52 PM462 km287 miles250 nmNortheast NE
RossoWed 10:52 PM555 km345 miles300 nmSoutheast SE
Saint-LouisWed 10:52 PM562 km350 miles304 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa MariaWed 9:52 PM609 km379 miles329 nmSouthwest SW
DakarWed 10:52 PM670 km417 miles362 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThièsWed 10:52 PM672 km417 miles363 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToubaWed 10:52 PM707 km440 miles382 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MindeloWed 9:52 PM760 km472 miles410 nmWest-southwest WSW
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