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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 4:44:00 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 16:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 06' North, Longitude: 13° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.75 meters/second, 1583.1 km/hour, 983.7 miles/hour or 854.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.39 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.2"983.51 miWest0° 08' 57.4"10.26 miNorth983.29 mi
24 hours11° 02' 57.0"747.35 miEast3° 16' 48.9"225.51 miNorth775.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaiduguriFri 5:44 PM46 km29 miles25 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaFri 5:44 PM172 km107 miles93 nmEast E
MarouaFri 5:44 PM190 km118 miles103 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GarouaFri 5:44 PM310 km193 miles167 nmSouth S
MoussoroFri 5:44 PM369 km229 miles199 nmEast-northeast ENE
JalingoFri 5:44 PM424 km263 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoundouFri 5:44 PM484 km300 miles261 nmSoutheast SE
ZinderFri 5:44 PM522 km324 miles282 nmWest-northwest WNW
NgaoundéréFri 5:44 PM530 km329 miles286 nmSouth S
KanoFri 5:44 PM538 km335 miles291 nmWest W

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