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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 5:34:00 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: 48%

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 17:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 14' North, Longitude: 1° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.54 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 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' 08.8"0.17 miNorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.0"983.05 miWest0° 08' 54.3"10.20 miNorth982.82 mi
24 hours11° 03' 10.8"747.26 miEast3° 15' 27.6"223.96 miNorth775.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fada N'gourmaFri 5:34 PM111 km69 miles60 nmWest W
NiameyFri 6:34 PM164 km102 miles89 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KandiFri 6:34 PM211 km131 miles114 nmSoutheast SE
NatitingouFri 6:34 PM213 km132 miles115 nmSouth S
MangoFri 5:34 PM228 km142 miles123 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DoriFri 5:34 PM250 km155 miles135 nmNorthwest NW
DjougouFri 6:34 PM281 km175 miles152 nmSouth S
KaraFri 5:34 PM297 km185 miles160 nmSouth S
OuagadougouFri 5:34 PM314 km195 miles170 nmWest W
ParakouFri 6:34 PM349 km217 miles188 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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