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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: 48%

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 17:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 14' North, Longitude: 1° 05' 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"983.11 miwest0° 08' 54.3"10.20 minorth982.88 mi
24 hours11° 03' 11.1"747.31 mieast3° 15' 25.9"223.94 minorth775.35 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 PM82 km51 miles44 nmWest-southwest WSW
NiameyFri 6:34 PM180 km112 miles97 nmNortheast NE
NatitingouFri 6:34 PM216 km134 miles117 nmSouth S
MangoFri 5:34 PM218 km135 miles118 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DoriFri 5:34 PM233 km145 miles126 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KandiFri 6:34 PM236 km146 miles127 nmEast-southeast ESE
OuagadougouFri 5:34 PM285 km177 miles154 nmWest W
DjougouFri 6:34 PM287 km178 miles155 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KaraFri 5:34 PM297 km185 miles160 nmSouth S
SokodéFri 5:34 PM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth S
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