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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 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
MarouaFri 5:36 PM186 km116 miles101 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaiduguriFri 5:36 PM218 km136 miles118 nmWest W
MoussoroFri 5:36 PM226 km141 miles122 nmNortheast NE
GarouaFri 5:36 PM362 km225 miles196 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MongoFri 5:36 PM386 km240 miles209 nmEast E
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
NgaoundéréFri 5:36 PM555 km345 miles300 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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