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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 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 43' North
Longitude: 7° 08' 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' 59.1"1004.88 miwest0° 11' 29.8"13.17 misouth1005.01 mi
24 hours11° 17' 41.2"780.97 mieast4° 37' 59.7"318.36 misouth843.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HarperWed 2:46 AM300 km187 miles162 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AbidjanWed 2:46 AM527 km327 miles284 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroWed 2:46 AM600 km373 miles324 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GbarngaWed 2:46 AM638 km397 miles345 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KakataWed 2:46 AM641 km398 miles346 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MonroviaWed 2:46 AM652 km405 miles352 nmNorthwest NW
NzérékoréWed 2:46 AM693 km430 miles374 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BouakéWed 2:46 AM700 km435 miles378 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KenemaWed 2:46 AM816 km507 miles440 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KumasiWed 2:46 AM823 km511 miles444 nmNortheast NE
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