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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 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 22' North, Longitude: 33° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.29 meters/second, 1617.5 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.4 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' 57.4"1005.02 miwest0° 11' 31.3"13.19 misouth1005.14 mi
24 hours11° 18' 40.8"782.24 mieast4° 38' 08.5"318.53 misouth844.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaWed 2:36 AM602 km374 miles325 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FortalezaWed 1:36 AM779 km484 miles421 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeWed 1:36 AM1055 km655 miles569 nmSouth S
BelémWed 1:36 AM1667 km1036 miles900 nmWest W
SalvadorWed 1:36 AM1669 km1037 miles901 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaWed 3:36 AM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmNortheast NE
CayenneWed 1:36 AM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmWest-northwest WNW
BanjulWed 4:36 AM2318 km1441 miles1252 nmNortheast NE
BissauWed 4:36 AM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarWed 4:36 AM2322 km1443 miles1254 nmNortheast NE
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