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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 2:36:00 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 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 46' North, Longitude: 4° 26' 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"1004.79 miWest0° 11' 29.6"13.16 miSouth1004.93 mi
24 hours11° 17' 35.3"780.79 miEast4° 37' 58.5"318.32 miSouth843.29 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 AM397 km246 miles214 nmNorth N
San PédroWed 2:36 AM411 km256 miles222 nmNorthwest NW
DivoWed 2:36 AM462 km287 miles249 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HarperWed 2:36 AM466 km289 miles251 nmNorthwest NW
YamoussoukroWed 2:36 AM567 km353 miles306 nmNorth N
DaloaWed 2:36 AM608 km378 miles328 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KumasiWed 2:36 AM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraWed 2:36 AM630 km391 miles340 nmNortheast NE
BouakéWed 2:36 AM659 km410 miles356 nmNorth N
ManWed 2:36 AM714 km444 miles386 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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