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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 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 04' North
Longitude: 30° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.01 meters/second, 1609.2 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.67 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 08.0"999.89 miwest0° 10' 55.6"12.51 misouth1000.14 mi
24 hours11° 09' 55.5"768.07 mieast4° 29' 53.5"309.10 misouth830.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 2:36 AM1236 km768 miles667 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaTue 12:36 AM1415 km879 miles764 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeTue 12:36 AM1643 km1021 miles887 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakarTue 3:36 AM1709 km1062 miles923 nmNortheast NE
BanjulTue 3:36 AM1723 km1070 miles930 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauTue 3:36 AM1751 km1088 miles945 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryTue 3:36 AM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmEast-northeast ENE
FreetownTue 3:36 AM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmEast E
NouakchottTue 3:36 AM2056 km1277 miles1110 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaTue 3:36 AM2169 km1348 miles1171 nmEast E
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