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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 04' South
Longitude: 1° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.32 meters/second, 1567.2 km/hour, 973.8 miles/hour or 846.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.23 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 26' 55.9"973.69 miwest0° 10' 05.1"11.56 minorth974.09 mi
24 hours12° 55' 08.3"870.62 mieast4° 19' 26.3"297.22 minorth926.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 11:30 AM547 km340 miles295 nmSouthwest SW
LuandaSat 12:30 PM1684 km1047 miles910 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSat 11:30 AM1743 km1083 miles941 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 12:30 PM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanSat 11:30 AM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmNorth N
AccraSat 11:30 AM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmNorth N
KinshasaSat 12:30 PM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleSat 12:30 PM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeSat 11:30 AM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmNorth N
MalaboSat 12:30 PM2185 km1357 miles1180 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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