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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 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 45' North, Longitude: 4° 42' 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"1004.87 miwest0° 11' 29.6"13.16 misouth1005.00 mi
24 hours11° 17' 35.9"780.86 mieast4° 37' 58.7"318.34 misouth843.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbidjanWed 2:36 AM402 km250 miles217 nmNorth N
HarperWed 2:36 AM443 km275 miles239 nmNorthwest NW
YamoussoukroWed 2:36 AM564 km350 miles304 nmNorth N
KumasiWed 2:36 AM645 km401 miles348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraWed 2:36 AM653 km405 miles352 nmNortheast NE
BouakéWed 2:36 AM657 km409 miles355 nmNorth N
GbarngaWed 2:36 AM784 km487 miles423 nmNorthwest NW
NzérékoréWed 2:36 AM805 km500 miles435 nmNorthwest NW
LomeWed 2:36 AM817 km508 miles441 nmNortheast NE
KakataWed 2:36 AM819 km509 miles442 nmNorthwest NW
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