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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 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 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° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.11 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"1002.30 miwest0° 11' 15.6"12.89 minorth1002.31 mi
24 hours11° 50' 11.9"817.88 mieast4° 22' 14.0"300.31 minorth869.18 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 PM1196 km743 miles646 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryWed 11:38 PM1218 km757 miles658 nmNortheast NE
BissauWed 11:38 PM1262 km784 miles681 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaWed 11:38 PM1341 km834 miles724 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulWed 11:38 PM1352 km840 miles730 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PraiaWed 10:38 PM1363 km847 miles736 nmNorth N
DakarWed 11:38 PM1435 km891 miles775 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeWed 8:38 PM1832 km1138 miles989 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottWed 11:38 PM1843 km1145 miles995 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BamakoWed 11:38 PM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmNortheast NE
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