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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: 75%

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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 43' South, Longitude: 3° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.60 meters/second, 1600.6 km/hour, 994.5 miles/hour or 864.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.57 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 30' 25.7"994.38 miwest0° 11' 04.5"12.68 misouth994.24 mi
24 hours12° 04' 43.4"827.94 mieast4° 14' 17.7"291.29 misouth873.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 4:08 AM931 km578 miles503 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AbidjanFri 4:08 AM1443 km896 miles779 nmNorth N
São ToméFri 4:08 AM1470 km914 miles794 nmNortheast NE
AccraFri 4:08 AM1521 km945 miles821 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 4:08 AM1616 km1004 miles873 nmNorth N
LomeFri 4:08 AM1630 km1013 miles880 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleFri 5:08 AM1724 km1071 miles931 nmEast-northeast ENE
Porto NovoFri 5:08 AM1726 km1072 miles932 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaFri 4:08 AM1736 km1079 miles938 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LagosFri 5:08 AM1757 km1092 miles949 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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