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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 = Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 5:24:00 PM.

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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: 38%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 21' North, Longitude: 7° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.94 meters/second, 1601.8 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.59 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.2"995.19 miWest0° 10' 16.3"11.77 miNorth995.04 mi
24 hours10° 59' 51.8"752.70 miEast3° 51' 32.9"265.24 miNorth794.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManThu 5:24 PM109 km68 miles59 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DaloaThu 5:24 PM183 km114 miles99 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NzérékoréThu 5:24 PM188 km117 miles102 nmWest-southwest WSW
KorhogoThu 5:24 PM214 km133 miles115 nmNortheast NE
BouakéThu 5:24 PM252 km156 miles136 nmEast-southeast ESE
YamoussoukroThu 5:24 PM272 km169 miles147 nmSoutheast SE
GbarngaThu 5:24 PM290 km180 miles157 nmWest-southwest WSW
DabakalaThu 5:24 PM307 km191 miles166 nmEast E
DivoThu 5:24 PM345 km215 miles186 nmSoutheast SE
SikassoThu 5:24 PM369 km230 miles199 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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