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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 = Friday, January 18, 2013 at 4:36:00 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: 47%

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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 05' North, Longitude: 15° 25' 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"983.59 miWest0° 08' 57.9"10.27 miNorth983.37 mi
24 hours11° 02' 54.9"747.37 miEast3° 17' 01.8"225.75 miNorth775.94 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 PM39 km24 miles21 nmWest W
MarouaFri 5:36 PM202 km125 miles109 nmSouthwest SW
MoussoroFri 5:36 PM209 km130 miles113 nmNortheast NE
MaiduguriFri 5:36 PM248 km154 miles134 nmWest W
MongoFri 5:36 PM357 km222 miles193 nmEast E
GarouaFri 5:36 PM378 km235 miles204 nmSouthwest SW
MoundouFri 5:36 PM395 km246 miles214 nmSouth S
SarhFri 5:36 PM460 km286 miles248 nmSoutheast SE
NgaoundéréFri 5:36 PM564 km351 miles305 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JalingoFri 5:36 PM567 km352 miles306 nmSouthwest SW

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