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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 = Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 2:56:00 AM.

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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: 96%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 02:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 11' North, Longitude: 20° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.90 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"999.59 miWest0° 10' 54.1"12.49 miSouth999.84 mi
24 hours11° 09' 49.4"767.72 miEast4° 29' 28.8"308.61 miSouth829.71 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 AM824 km512 miles445 nmNortheast NE
ConakryTue 2:56 AM828 km515 miles447 nmEast-northeast ENE
FreetownTue 2:56 AM836 km519 miles451 nmEast-northeast ENE
ZiguinchorTue 2:56 AM842 km523 miles454 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BokéTue 2:56 AM857 km533 miles463 nmNortheast NE
SerekundaTue 2:56 AM902 km561 miles487 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulTue 2:56 AM909 km565 miles491 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BafatáTue 2:56 AM918 km570 miles496 nmNortheast NE
GabúTue 2:56 AM960 km596 miles518 nmNortheast NE
MakeniTue 2:56 AM974 km605 miles526 nmEast-northeast ENE

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