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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 = Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 2:08:00 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: 91%

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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 51' North, Longitude: 2° 21' 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"1004.75 miWest0° 11' 29.2"13.15 miSouth1004.89 mi
24 hours11° 17' 20.8"780.47 miEast4° 37' 55.4"318.26 miSouth843.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LoméWed 2:08 AM490 km304 miles264 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AccraWed 2:08 AM497 km309 miles269 nmNorthwest NW
CotonouWed 3:08 AM500 km311 miles270 nmNorth N
Porto NovoWed 3:08 AM514 km320 miles278 nmNorth N
São ToméWed 2:08 AM516 km321 miles279 nmEast-southeast ESE
LagosWed 3:08 AM521 km324 miles282 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santo António (Príncipe)Wed 2:08 AM565 km351 miles305 nmEast E
BohiconWed 3:08 AM590 km367 miles319 nmNorth N
AbeokutaWed 3:08 AM598 km371 miles323 nmNorth N
Port HarcourtWed 3:08 AM613 km381 miles331 nmEast-northeast ENE

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