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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: 65%

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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 13' South, Longitude: 14° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.80 meters/second, 1576.1 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.32 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 28' 57.7"979.18 miwest0° 09' 52.2"11.31 misouth978.94 mi
24 hours12° 43' 27.5"860.32 mieast3° 37' 25.9"249.15 misouth889.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 5:40 AM1004 km624 miles542 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaSat 5:40 AM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmNorth N
AbidjanSat 5:40 AM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 5:40 AM2292 km1424 miles1238 nmNorth N
RecifeSat 2:40 AM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmWest W
YamoussoukroSat 5:40 AM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySat 5:40 AM2403 km1493 miles1298 nmNorth N
AccraSat 5:40 AM2502 km1555 miles1351 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorSat 2:40 AM2638 km1639 miles1425 nmWest W
LomeSat 5:40 AM2652 km1648 miles1432 nmNortheast NE
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