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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: 85%
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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 49' South
Longitude: 10° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.63 meters/second, 1615.1 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.9"1003.52 miwest0° 11' 35.3"13.27 misouth1003.52 mi
24 hours11° 34' 54.0"800.20 mieast4° 34' 02.9"313.87 misouth857.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pointe-NoireThu 3:18 AM240 km149 miles130 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DolisieThu 3:18 AM246 km153 miles133 nmSoutheast SE
FrancevilleThu 3:18 AM322 km200 miles174 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port-GentilThu 3:18 AM333 km207 miles180 nmNorthwest NW
CabindaThu 3:18 AM333 km207 miles180 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LibrevilleThu 3:18 AM392 km243 miles212 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrazzavilleThu 3:18 AM508 km316 miles274 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaThu 3:18 AM513 km319 miles277 nmEast-southeast ESE
BataThu 3:18 AM534 km332 miles288 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EbebiyínThu 3:18 AM551 km343 miles298 nmNorth N
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