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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: 96%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 13' North
Longitude: 18° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.88 meters/second, 1608.8 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 32' 08.0"999.61 miwest0° 10' 53.8"12.48 misouth999.85 mi
24 hours11° 09' 48.1"767.71 mieast4° 29' 23.4"308.53 misouth829.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FreetownTue 2:46 AM612 km381 miles331 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryTue 2:46 AM623 km387 miles336 nmNortheast NE
BokéTue 2:46 AM683 km425 miles369 nmNortheast NE
BissauTue 2:46 AM692 km430 miles374 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ZiguinchorTue 2:46 AM737 km458 miles398 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BoTue 2:46 AM750 km466 miles405 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakeniTue 2:46 AM750 km466 miles405 nmEast-northeast ENE
BafatáTue 2:46 AM771 km479 miles416 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KenemaTue 2:46 AM806 km501 miles435 nmEast-northeast ENE
GabúTue 2:46 AM806 km501 miles435 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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