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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: 91%
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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 51' North
Longitude: 2° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.21 meters/second, 1617.1 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.5"1004.82 miwest0° 11' 29.2"13.15 misouth1004.96 mi
24 hours11° 17' 21.4"780.54 mieast4° 37' 55.6"318.29 misouth843.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AccraWed 2:08 AM481 km299 miles260 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeWed 2:08 AM483 km300 miles261 nmNorth N
CotonouWed 3:08 AM502 km312 miles271 nmNorth N
Porto NovoWed 3:08 AM517 km321 miles279 nmNorth N
LagosWed 3:08 AM529 km329 miles286 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméWed 2:08 AM544 km338 miles294 nmEast-southeast ESE
BohiconWed 3:08 AM590 km366 miles318 nmNorth N
Santo António (Príncipe)Wed 2:08 AM595 km370 miles321 nmEast E
AbeokutaWed 3:08 AM605 km376 miles326 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Benin CityWed 3:08 AM634 km394 miles343 nmNortheast NE
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