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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: 54%

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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 59' South, Longitude: 15° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.83 meters/second, 1547.4 km/hour, 961.5 miles/hour or 835.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.03 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 27' 15.1"961.30 miwest0° 07' 58.3"9.14 misouth961.03 mi
24 hours13° 25' 07.1"892.45 mieast2° 43' 54.7"187.88 misouth905.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 6:40 AM1094 km680 miles591 nmEast E
RecifeSun 3:40 AM2238 km1390 miles1208 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSun 3:40 AM2452 km1524 miles1324 nmWest W
MonroviaSun 6:40 AM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSun 6:40 AM2697 km1676 miles1456 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 6:40 AM2722 km1691 miles1470 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSun 6:40 AM2781 km1728 miles1502 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaSun 3:40 AM2824 km1754 miles1525 nmWest-northwest WNW
ConakrySun 6:40 AM2829 km1758 miles1528 nmNorth N
AccraSun 6:40 AM2945 km1830 miles1590 nmNortheast NE
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