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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: 47%
Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 05' North
Longitude: 15° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.78 meters/second, 1583.2 km/hour, 983.8 miles/hour or 854.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.40 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.2"983.65 miwest0° 08' 57.9"10.27 minorth983.42 mi
24 hours11° 02' 55.3"747.42 mieast3° 17' 00.1"225.74 minorth775.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaFri 5:36 PM10 km6 miles5 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaiduguriFri 5:36 PM218 km136 miles118 nmWest W
GarouaFri 5:36 PM362 km225 miles196 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoundouFri 5:36 PM402 km250 miles217 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SarhFri 5:36 PM481 km299 miles260 nmSoutheast SE
JalingoFri 5:36 PM544 km338 miles294 nmSouthwest SW
ZinderFri 5:36 PM694 km431 miles375 nmWest-northwest WNW
KanoFri 5:36 PM721 km448 miles390 nmWest W
KadunaFri 5:36 PM859 km534 miles464 nmWest W
BerbératiFri 5:36 PM868 km540 miles469 nmSouth S
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