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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 = Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 3:36:00 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: 84%

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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 04' South, Longitude: 7° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.51 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.72 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.4"1003.18 miWest0° 11' 34.7"13.26 miSouth1003.18 mi
24 hours11° 36' 06.8"801.37 miEast4° 33' 27.7"313.18 miSouth858.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San PédroThu 3:36 AM872 km542 miles471 nmNorth N
AbidjanThu 3:36 AM1012 km629 miles547 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaThu 3:36 AM1095 km680 miles591 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YamoussoukroThu 3:36 AM1125 km699 miles608 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraThu 3:36 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmNortheast NE
LomeThu 3:36 AM1418 km881 miles766 nmNortheast NE
FreetownThu 3:36 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JamestownThu 3:36 AM1438 km894 miles777 nmSouth S
ConakryThu 3:36 AM1544 km959 miles834 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoThu 4:36 AM1557 km967 miles841 nmNortheast NE

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