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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: 91%

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 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' North, Longitude: 33° 25' 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"940.12 miwest0° 01' 51.6"2.13 misouth940.22 mi
24 hours11° 42' 37.6"758.76 mieast1° 11' 05.5"81.51 misouth765.98 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 PM976 km606 miles527 nmEast-southeast ESE
PraiaWed 10:52 PM1219 km758 miles658 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarWed 11:52 PM1815 km1128 miles980 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottWed 11:52 PM1851 km1150 miles1000 nmEast E
BanjulWed 11:52 PM1955 km1215 miles1056 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta DelgadaWed 10:52 PM2048 km1273 miles1106 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Angra do HeroísmoWed 10:52 PM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauWed 11:52 PM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnWed 11:52 PM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryWed 11:52 PM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmEast-southeast ESE
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