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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 04:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 58' North, Longitude: 37° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.08 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 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"1000.06 miwest0° 10' 56.5"12.53 misouth1000.30 mi
24 hours11° 10' 00.2"768.29 mieast4° 30' 11.1"309.43 misouth830.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaTue 1:06 AM1080 km671 miles583 nmSouth S
BelémTue 1:06 AM1455 km904 miles786 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeTue 1:06 AM1587 km986 miles857 nmSouth S
CayenneTue 1:06 AM1628 km1012 miles879 nmWest W
PraiaTue 3:06 AM1837 km1142 miles992 nmNortheast NE
ParamariboTue 1:06 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmWest W
SalvadorTue 1:06 AM2096 km1303 miles1132 nmSouth S
GeorgetownTue 12:06 AM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmWest W
DakarTue 4:06 AM2415 km1500 miles1304 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulTue 4:06 AM2457 km1527 miles1327 nmEast-northeast ENE
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