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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 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 04' South
Longitude: 7° 56' 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' 25.3"1003.25 miwest0° 11' 34.7"13.26 misouth1003.24 mi
24 hours11° 36' 08.0"801.44 mieast4° 33' 27.0"313.19 misouth858.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbidjanThu 3:36 AM1025 km637 miles554 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaThu 3:36 AM1086 km675 miles586 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YamoussoukroThu 3:36 AM1133 km704 miles612 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraThu 3:36 AM1283 km797 miles693 nmNortheast NE
FreetownThu 3:36 AM1407 km874 miles760 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeThu 3:36 AM1439 km894 miles777 nmNortheast NE
JamestownThu 3:36 AM1442 km896 miles779 nmSouth S
ConakryThu 3:36 AM1531 km952 miles827 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoThu 4:36 AM1579 km981 miles853 nmNortheast NE
LagosThu 4:36 AM1638 km1018 miles884 nmNortheast NE
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