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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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 14' North, Longitude: 0° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.53 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"983.09 miwest0° 08' 54.1"10.20 minorth982.86 mi
24 hours11° 03' 11.6"747.31 mieast3° 15' 22.5"223.88 minorth775.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MangoFri 5:36 PM208 km129 miles112 nmSouth S
NiameyFri 6:36 PM217 km135 miles117 nmNortheast NE
NatitingouFri 6:36 PM230 km143 miles124 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouFri 5:36 PM232 km144 miles125 nmWest W
KandiFri 6:36 PM282 km176 miles153 nmEast-southeast ESE
DjougouFri 6:36 PM303 km188 miles164 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KaraFri 5:36 PM304 km189 miles164 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoudougouFri 5:36 PM323 km201 miles174 nmWest W
TamaleFri 5:36 PM351 km218 miles189 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokodéFri 5:36 PM364 km226 miles197 nmSouth S
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