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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, November 16, 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: 97%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, November 17, 2013 at 3:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 29' North, Longitude: 31° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.43 meters/second, 1571.2 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.27 miWest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 miNorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 30' 37.8"976.09 miWest0° 07' 49.8"8.97 miNorth975.86 mi
24 hours11° 48' 37.4"794.50 miEast2° 46' 46.7"191.11 miNorth812.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloFri 11:38 PM834 km518 miles450 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaFri 11:38 PM921 km572 miles497 nmEast E
DakarSat 12:38 AM1569 km975 miles847 nmEast E
BanjulSat 12:38 AM1661 km1032 miles897 nmEast E
NouakchottSat 12:38 AM1781 km1107 miles962 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauSat 12:38 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmEast E
ConakrySat 12:38 AM2033 km1263 miles1098 nmEast E
FortalezaFri 9:38 PM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FreetownSat 12:38 AM2114 km1313 miles1141 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeFri 9:38 PM2405 km1494 miles1298 nmSouth S

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