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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: 99%
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 Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 01' North
Longitude: 10° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.29 meters/second, 1603.0 km/hour, 996.1 miles/hour or 865.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 26.3"996.03 miwest0° 10' 28.0"11.99 minorth995.92 mi
24 hours11° 50' 20.0"812.84 mieast3° 57' 03.1"271.54 minorth853.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KakataThu 11:38 PM71 km44 miles38 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaThu 11:38 PM78 km48 miles42 nmSouth S
KenemaThu 11:38 PM105 km66 miles57 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GbarngaThu 11:38 PM143 km89 miles77 nmEast E
BoThu 11:38 PM149 km93 miles80 nmNorthwest NW
KoiduThu 11:38 PM181 km112 miles98 nmNorth N
NzérékoréThu 11:38 PM229 km142 miles124 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakeniThu 11:38 PM250 km155 miles135 nmNorthwest NW
FreetownThu 11:38 PM317 km197 miles171 nmWest-northwest WNW
KindiaThu 11:38 PM406 km253 miles219 nmNorthwest NW
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