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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 Friday, October 18, 2013 at 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 12' North
Longitude: 25° 16' 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"995.66 miwest0° 10' 25.3"11.94 minorth995.54 mi
24 hours11° 50' 25.9"812.65 mieast3° 55' 44.3"270.04 minorth852.40 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 PM875 km544 miles473 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulFri 12:38 AM1177 km731 miles635 nmNortheast NE
BissauFri 12:38 AM1182 km734 miles638 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarFri 12:38 AM1190 km740 miles643 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 12:38 AM1298 km807 miles701 nmEast-northeast ENE
FreetownFri 12:38 AM1335 km829 miles721 nmEast E
NouakchottFri 12:38 AM1570 km976 miles848 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaFri 12:38 AM1602 km995 miles865 nmEast E
FortalezaThu 9:38 PM1911 km1188 miles1032 nmSouthwest SW
BamakoFri 12:38 AM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmEast-northeast ENE
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