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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 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 08' South, Longitude: 12° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.48 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 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' 24.7"1003.17 miwest0° 11' 34.6"13.26 misouth1003.17 mi
24 hours11° 36' 27.2"801.76 mieast4° 33' 17.5"313.01 misouth858.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaThu 3:56 AM1068 km664 miles577 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownThu 3:56 AM1286 km799 miles694 nmNorth N
AbidjanThu 3:56 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroThu 3:56 AM1381 km858 miles746 nmNortheast NE
ConakryThu 3:56 AM1402 km871 miles757 nmNorth N
JamestownThu 3:56 AM1612 km1002 miles871 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BissauThu 3:56 AM1687 km1048 miles911 nmNorth N
AccraThu 3:56 AM1696 km1054 miles916 nmNortheast NE
BamakoThu 3:56 AM1823 km1133 miles985 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LomeThu 3:56 AM1863 km1158 miles1006 nmEast-northeast ENE
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