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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: 5%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 8, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 41' South, Longitude: 12° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.32 meters/second, 1538.4 km/hour, 955.9 miles/hour or 830.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.93 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 25' 22.3"955.68 miwest0° 07' 52.7"9.03 minorth956.05 mi
24 hours13° 33' 37.5"898.55 mieast3° 35' 52.7"247.38 minorth939.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 11:20 AM726 km451 miles392 nmEast E
MonroviaFri 11:20 AM2551 km1585 miles1377 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 11:20 AM2606 km1619 miles1407 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeFri 8:20 AM2614 km1624 miles1411 nmWest-northwest WNW
YamoussoukroFri 11:20 AM2718 km1689 miles1467 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 11:20 AM2786 km1731 miles1504 nmNorth N
AccraFri 11:20 AM2805 km1743 miles1515 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméFri 11:20 AM2826 km1756 miles1526 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 11:20 AM2901 km1802 miles1566 nmNorth N
LuandaFri 12:20 PM2919 km1814 miles1576 nmEast-northeast ENE
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