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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 = Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 12:48:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 09' North, Longitude: 15° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.16 meters/second, 1584.6 km/hour, 984.6 miles/hour or 855.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.41 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.0"984.45 miWest0° 09' 04.7"10.40 miNorth984.25 mi
24 hours11° 53' 58.9"807.63 miEast3° 18' 28.7"227.40 miNorth834.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BissauSat 12:48 AM79 km49 miles43 nmNorth N
BokéSat 12:48 AM143 km89 miles77 nmEast E
BafatáSat 12:48 AM151 km94 miles82 nmNortheast NE
ZiguinchorSat 12:48 AM175 km109 miles94 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GabúSat 12:48 AM194 km120 miles105 nmNortheast NE
FarafenniSat 12:48 AM268 km167 miles145 nmNorth N
ConakrySat 12:48 AM273 km170 miles147 nmSoutheast SE
BanjulSat 12:48 AM277 km172 miles149 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SerekundaSat 12:48 AM281 km174 miles151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KindiaSat 12:48 AM321 km200 miles174 nmEast-southeast ESE

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