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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 = Friday, October 18, 2013 at 12:38:00 AM.

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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 Friday, October 18, 2013 at 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 12' North, Longitude: 24° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.12 meters/second, 1602.4 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.59 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 26.2"995.59 miWest0° 10' 25.3"11.94 miNorth995.47 mi
24 hours11° 50' 25.9"812.59 miEast3° 55' 45.8"270.05 miNorth852.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaThu 11:38 PM870 km540 miles470 nmNorth N
BanjulFri 12:38 AM1153 km716 miles623 nmNortheast NE
BissauFri 12:38 AM1155 km718 miles624 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarFri 12:38 AM1170 km727 miles631 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 12:38 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmEast-northeast ENE
FreetownFri 12:38 AM1305 km811 miles705 nmEast E
NouakchottFri 12:38 AM1552 km964 miles838 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaFri 12:38 AM1572 km977 miles849 nmEast E
FortalezaThu 9:38 PM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmSouthwest SW
BamakoFri 12:38 AM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmEast-northeast ENE

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