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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 11:38:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%

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 Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 01' North, Longitude: 10° 30' 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"995.97 miWest0° 10' 28.0"11.99 miNorth995.86 mi
24 hours11° 50' 19.9"812.79 miEast3° 57' 04.4"271.55 miNorth853.07 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 PM56 km35 miles30 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MonroviaThu 11:38 PM85 km53 miles46 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GbarngaThu 11:38 PM113 km70 miles61 nmEast E
KenemaThu 11:38 PM122 km76 miles66 nmNorthwest NW
BoThu 11:38 PM172 km107 miles93 nmNorthwest NW
KoiduThu 11:38 PM187 km117 miles101 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NzérékoréThu 11:38 PM202 km125 miles109 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakeniThu 11:38 PM268 km167 miles145 nmNorthwest NW
ManThu 11:38 PM328 km204 miles177 nmEast E
FreetownThu 11:38 PM343 km213 miles185 nmWest-northwest WNW

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