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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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 23' South, Longitude: 15° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.94 meters/second, 1594.6 km/hour, 990.8 miles/hour or 861.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.51 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 28' 37.9"990.78 miwest0° 11' 31.4"13.20 minorth991.11 mi
24 hours12° 16' 40.4"840.28 mieast4° 43' 49.5"325.08 minorth904.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 1:20 PM1326 km824 miles716 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaSun 1:20 PM1697 km1055 miles916 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 1:20 PM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmNorth N
AbidjanSun 1:20 PM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmNortheast NE
ConakrySun 1:20 PM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSun 1:20 PM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeSun 10:20 AM2169 km1348 miles1171 nmWest W
BissauSun 1:20 PM2239 km1391 miles1209 nmNorth N
AccraSun 1:20 PM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmNortheast NE
BanjulSun 1:20 PM2419 km1503 miles1306 nmNorth N
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