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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 02:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 11' North
Longitude: 20° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.91 meters/second, 1608.9 km/hour, 999.7 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"999.66 miwest0° 10' 54.2"12.49 misouth999.91 mi
24 hours11° 09' 49.6"767.78 mieast4° 29' 29.5"308.64 misouth829.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BissauTue 2:56 AM844 km524 miles456 nmNortheast NE
ConakryTue 2:56 AM855 km532 miles462 nmEast-northeast ENE
FreetownTue 2:56 AM864 km537 miles467 nmEast-northeast ENE
BokéTue 2:56 AM881 km548 miles476 nmNortheast NE
SerekundaTue 2:56 AM916 km569 miles495 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulTue 2:56 AM923 km574 miles498 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BafatáTue 2:56 AM939 km584 miles507 nmNortheast NE
GabúTue 2:56 AM982 km610 miles530 nmNortheast NE
FarafenniTue 2:56 AM991 km616 miles535 nmNortheast NE
DakarTue 2:56 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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