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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: 84%
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 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 59' South
Longitude: 1° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.56 meters/second, 1614.8 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 871.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.2"1003.35 miwest0° 11' 35.0"13.26 misouth1003.34 mi
24 hours11° 35' 41.1"800.99 mieast4° 33' 40.2"313.44 misouth857.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AccraThu 3:08 AM949 km590 miles512 nmNorth N
São ToméThu 3:08 AM952 km591 miles514 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanThu 3:08 AM971 km604 miles525 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeThu 3:08 AM1042 km647 miles562 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto NovoThu 4:08 AM1136 km706 miles614 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosThu 4:08 AM1157 km719 miles625 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroThu 3:08 AM1176 km731 miles635 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LibrevilleThu 4:08 AM1239 km770 miles669 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboThu 4:08 AM1335 km829 miles721 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaThu 3:08 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmNorthwest NW
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