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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: 80%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:48 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 15' North, Longitude: 25° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.48 meters/second, 1600.1 km/hour, 994.3 miles/hour or 864.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.6"16.57 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 33' 42.9"994.24 miwest0° 08' 50.7"10.13 misouth994.49 mi
24 hours10° 28' 14.4"714.92 mieast3° 42' 24.9"254.76 misouth762.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSun 4:10 AM648 km402 miles350 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MindeloSun 4:10 AM844 km525 miles456 nmNorth N
DakarSun 5:10 AM1021 km634 miles551 nmNortheast NE
SerekundaSun 5:10 AM1021 km635 miles552 nmEast-northeast ENE
ZiguinchorSun 5:10 AM1024 km637 miles553 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulSun 5:10 AM1032 km641 miles557 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauSun 5:10 AM1073 km667 miles579 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakrySun 5:10 AM1243 km772 miles671 nmEast E
FreetownSun 5:10 AM1300 km808 miles702 nmEast E
NouakchottSun 5:10 AM1382 km859 miles746 nmNortheast NE
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