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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: 71%
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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 07' South
Longitude: 18° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.09 meters/second, 1580.7 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.37 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 28' 08.3"982.15 miwest0° 09' 48.1"11.23 minorth982.49 mi
24 hours12° 32' 25.6"851.26 mieast4° 09' 50.5"286.19 minorth903.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 8:50 PM1498 km931 miles809 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeSun 5:50 PM1812 km1126 miles978 nmWest W
MonroviaSun 8:50 PM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorSun 5:50 PM2168 km1347 miles1170 nmWest W
FreetownSun 8:50 PM2249 km1398 miles1215 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaSun 5:50 PM2344 km1456 miles1266 nmWest-northwest WNW
ConakrySun 8:50 PM2346 km1457 miles1267 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSun 8:50 PM2436 km1514 miles1315 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSun 8:50 PM2476 km1539 miles1337 nmNortheast NE
BissauSun 8:50 PM2563 km1593 miles1384 nmNorth N
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