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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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM
This phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 18, 2013 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 58' North, Longitude: 1° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.43 meters/second, 1585.5 km/hour, 985.2 miles/hour or 856.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.3"985.12 miwest0° 09' 09.2"10.49 minorth984.92 mi
24 hours11° 53' 47.1"807.94 mieast3° 20' 28.5"229.70 minorth835.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NatitingouSat 12:38 AM81 km50 miles44 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MangoFri 11:38 PM95 km59 miles51 nmSouthwest SW
DjougouSat 12:38 AM154 km96 miles83 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KaraFri 11:38 PM158 km98 miles85 nmSouth S
KandiSat 12:38 AM204 km127 miles110 nmEast E
SokodéFri 11:38 PM220 km137 miles119 nmSouth S
ParakouSat 12:38 AM248 km154 miles134 nmSoutheast SE
TamaleFri 11:38 PM273 km169 miles147 nmSouthwest SW
NiameySat 12:38 AM303 km188 miles163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OuagadougouFri 11:38 PM323 km201 miles175 nmWest-northwest WNW
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