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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: 30%
Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 24' South
Longitude: 13° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.67 meters/second, 1503.6 km/hour, 934.3 miles/hour or 811.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.57 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 misouth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 24' 16.3"934.03 miwest0° 02' 11.1"2.51 misouth933.93 mi
24 hours14° 25' 01.0"934.84 mieast0° 13' 36.0"15.60 misouth934.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 8:24 AM958 km595 miles517 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonroviaTue 8:24 AM2969 km1845 miles1603 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 8:24 AM3027 km1881 miles1634 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de Janeiro *Tue 6:24 AM3083 km1916 miles1665 nmWest W
YamoussoukroTue 8:24 AM3141 km1952 miles1696 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaTue 9:24 AM3142 km1952 miles1696 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Tue 10:24 AM3172 km1971 miles1713 nmEast E
São ToméTue 8:24 AM3179 km1975 miles1717 nmNortheast NE
FreetownTue 8:24 AM3195 km1985 miles1725 nmNorth N
AccraTue 8:24 AM3216 km1998 miles1736 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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