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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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 16' North
Longitude: 1° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.49 meters/second, 1582.1 km/hour, 983.1 miles/hour or 854.3 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' 28.9"982.99 miwest0° 08' 53.6"10.19 minorth982.77 mi
24 hours11° 03' 14.4"747.29 mieast3° 15' 06.2"223.57 minorth775.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuagadougouFri 5:46 PM34 km21 miles19 nmEast-northeast ENE
KoudougouFri 5:46 PM59 km37 miles32 nmWest W
Bobo-DioulassoFri 5:46 PM294 km183 miles159 nmWest-southwest WSW
MangoFri 5:46 PM328 km204 miles177 nmSoutheast SE
TamaleFri 5:46 PM334 km207 miles180 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoutialaFri 5:46 PM397 km246 miles214 nmWest W
NatitingouFri 6:46 PM411 km256 miles222 nmEast-southeast ESE
SikassoFri 5:46 PM433 km269 miles234 nmWest-southwest WSW
KaraFri 5:46 PM446 km277 miles241 nmSoutheast SE
NiameyFri 6:46 PM449 km279 miles242 nmEast-northeast ENE
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