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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 11:02:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 90%

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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 21° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.32 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"939.91 miWest0° 01' 46.6"2.04 miSouth940.00 mi
24 hours11° 42' 43.7"758.69 miEast1° 09' 08.6"79.27 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 11:02 PM420 km261 miles227 nmEast E
Santa MariaWed 10:02 PM480 km298 miles259 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MindeloWed 10:02 PM581 km361 miles314 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottWed 11:02 PM599 km372 miles323 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakhlaWed 11:02 PM631 km392 miles341 nmNortheast NE
PraiaWed 10:02 PM677 km421 miles366 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RossoWed 11:02 PM712 km442 miles384 nmSoutheast SE
DakarWed 11:02 PM756 km470 miles408 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThièsWed 11:02 PM773 km480 miles417 nmSoutheast SE
ToubaWed 11:02 PM835 km519 miles451 nmSoutheast SE

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