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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 11:52:00 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: 91%

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 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' North, Longitude: 33° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.38 meters/second, 1513.4 km/hour, 940.4 miles/hour or 817.2 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' 01.8"0.03 miSouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.8"940.06 miWest0° 01' 51.5"2.13 miSouth940.15 mi
24 hours11° 42' 37.6"758.70 miEast1° 11' 02.8"81.46 miSouth765.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloWed 10:52 PM950 km590 miles513 nmEast-southeast ESE
PraiaWed 10:52 PM1196 km743 miles646 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarWed 11:52 PM1788 km1111 miles965 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottWed 11:52 PM1823 km1133 miles984 nmEast E
BanjulWed 11:52 PM1929 km1199 miles1041 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta DelgadaWed 10:52 PM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauWed 11:52 PM2106 km1309 miles1137 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnWed 11:52 PM2157 km1340 miles1165 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryWed 11:52 PM2416 km1501 miles1304 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownWed 11:52 PM2521 km1567 miles1361 nmEast-southeast ESE

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