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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: 95%

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 Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 39' North, Longitude: 22° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.10 meters/second, 1613.2 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.4"1002.37 miwest0° 11' 15.6"12.90 minorth1002.37 mi
24 hours11° 50' 11.8"817.93 mieast4° 22' 13.1"300.32 minorth869.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FreetownWed 11:38 PM1221 km759 miles660 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryWed 11:38 PM1242 km772 miles670 nmNortheast NE
BissauWed 11:38 PM1279 km795 miles691 nmNortheast NE
PraiaWed 10:38 PM1360 km845 miles735 nmNorth N
BanjulWed 11:38 PM1366 km849 miles738 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaWed 11:38 PM1370 km851 miles740 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarWed 11:38 PM1446 km898 miles781 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeWed 8:38 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottWed 11:38 PM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaWed 8:38 PM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmWest-southwest WSW
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