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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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 02' North, Longitude: 32° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.03 meters/second, 1609.3 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 869.0 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"999.95 miwest0° 10' 55.9"12.52 misouth1000.19 mi
24 hours11° 09' 57.0"768.14 mieast4° 29' 59.5"309.21 misouth830.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaTue 12:46 AM1257 km781 miles679 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaTue 2:46 AM1415 km879 miles764 nmNortheast NE
RecifeTue 12:46 AM1579 km981 miles853 nmSouth S
BelémTue 12:46 AM1927 km1197 miles1040 nmWest-southwest WSW
DakarTue 3:46 AM1937 km1203 miles1046 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulTue 3:46 AM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauTue 3:46 AM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryTue 3:46 AM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmEast-northeast ENE
CayenneTue 12:46 AM2164 km1345 miles1169 nmWest W
FreetownTue 3:46 AM2180 km1355 miles1177 nmEast E
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