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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: 89%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM
Next phaseFull MoonTuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 13, 2013 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 28' North
Longitude: 35° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.69 meters/second, 1557.7 km/hour, 967.9 miles/hour or 841.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.13 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.13 minorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.5"967.74 miwest0° 06' 30.5"7.46 minorth967.51 mi
24 hours11° 43' 22.4"781.69 mieast2° 13' 34.9"153.11 minorth792.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaFri 10:38 PM1319 km820 miles712 nmEast E
DakarFri 11:38 PM1974 km1227 miles1066 nmEast E
BanjulFri 11:38 PM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmEast E
NouakchottFri 11:38 PM2130 km1324 miles1150 nmEast E
FortalezaFri 8:38 PM2147 km1334 miles1159 nmSouth S
CayenneFri 8:38 PM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmWest-southwest WSW
BissauFri 11:38 PM2220 km1379 miles1199 nmEast E
BelémFri 8:38 PM2335 km1451 miles1261 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboFri 8:38 PM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmWest-southwest WSW
ConakryFri 11:38 PM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmEast-southeast ESE
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