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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 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 49' South
Longitude: 17° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.03 meters/second, 1555.3 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.8 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' 54.9"966.31 miwest0° 07' 54.7"9.07 minorth966.65 mi
24 hours13° 00' 23.1"869.89 mieast3° 32' 09.4"243.09 minorth909.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 7:50 PM1238 km769 miles669 nmEast E
RecifeSat 4:50 PM2066 km1284 miles1116 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSat 4:50 PM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmWest W
MonroviaSat 7:50 PM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 7:50 PM2614 km1624 miles1411 nmNorth N
FortalezaSat 4:50 PM2645 km1644 miles1428 nmWest-northwest WNW
AbidjanSat 7:50 PM2659 km1652 miles1436 nmNortheast NE
ConakrySat 7:50 PM2717 km1688 miles1467 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSat 7:50 PM2730 km1697 miles1474 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de JaneiroSat 4:50 PM2878 km1788 miles1554 nmWest-southwest WSW
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