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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 46' North
Longitude: 4° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.23 meters/second, 1617.2 km/hour, 1004.9 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' 59.2"1004.86 miwest0° 11' 29.6"13.16 misouth1005.00 mi
24 hours11° 17' 34.9"780.83 mieast4° 37' 58.4"318.34 misouth843.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbidjanWed 2:34 AM394 km245 miles213 nmNorth N
HarperWed 2:34 AM484 km301 miles261 nmNorthwest NW
YamoussoukroWed 2:34 AM571 km355 miles309 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AccraWed 2:34 AM612 km380 miles330 nmNortheast NE
KumasiWed 2:34 AM618 km384 miles333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BouakéWed 2:34 AM662 km411 miles357 nmNorth N
LomeWed 2:34 AM774 km481 miles418 nmNortheast NE
GbarngaWed 2:34 AM821 km510 miles443 nmNorthwest NW
NzérékoréWed 2:34 AM836 km519 miles451 nmNorthwest NW
KakataWed 2:34 AM861 km535 miles465 nmNorthwest NW
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