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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: 60%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 50' South, Longitude: 14° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.98 meters/second, 1555.1 km/hour, 966.3 miles/hour or 839.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.11 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 26' 54.3"966.21 miwest0° 07' 53.8"9.05 minorth966.54 mi
24 hours13° 00' 35.0"870.02 mieast3° 31' 51.1"242.74 minorth909.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 7:40 PM981 km610 miles530 nmEast E
RecifeSat 4:40 PM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaSat 7:40 PM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmNorth N
AbidjanSat 7:40 PM2526 km1570 miles1364 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorSat 4:40 PM2568 km1596 miles1387 nmWest W
FreetownSat 7:40 PM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSat 7:40 PM2615 km1625 miles1412 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySat 7:40 PM2695 km1675 miles1455 nmNorth N
AccraSat 7:40 PM2770 km1721 miles1495 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSat 4:40 PM2883 km1791 miles1557 nmWest-northwest WNW
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