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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 2:56:00 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 02:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 42' North, Longitude: 9° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.24 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 59.0"1004.82 miWest0° 11' 29.9"13.17 miSouth1004.96 mi
24 hours11° 17' 45.9"781.02 miEast4° 38' 00.5"318.36 miSouth843.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HarperWed 2:56 AM343 km213 miles185 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San PédroWed 2:56 AM447 km278 miles241 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaWed 2:56 AM538 km335 miles291 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KakataWed 2:56 AM548 km340 miles296 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GbarngaWed 2:56 AM586 km364 miles317 nmNorth N
DivoWed 2:56 AM632 km393 miles341 nmNortheast NE
DaloaWed 2:56 AM653 km406 miles353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManWed 2:56 AM661 km411 miles357 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NzérékoréWed 2:56 AM672 km417 miles363 nmNorth N
AbidjanWed 2:56 AM709 km440 miles383 nmNortheast NE

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