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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 17:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 17' North
Longitude: 3° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.45 meters/second, 1582.0 km/hour, 983.0 miles/hour or 854.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.38 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.9"982.92 miwest0° 08' 53.1"10.18 minorth982.69 mi
24 hours11° 03' 16.6"747.27 mieast3° 14' 53.2"223.32 minorth775.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Bobo-DioulassoFri 5:54 PM135 km84 miles73 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouFri 5:54 PM152 km94 miles82 nmEast E
KoutialaFri 5:54 PM186 km116 miles100 nmWest W
SikassoFri 5:54 PM234 km146 miles127 nmWest-southwest WSW
OuagadougouFri 5:54 PM243 km151 miles131 nmEast E
TamaleFri 5:54 PM451 km280 miles243 nmSoutheast SE
BamakoFri 5:54 PM462 km287 miles250 nmWest W
MangoFri 5:54 PM509 km316 miles275 nmEast-southeast ESE
BouakéFri 5:54 PM526 km327 miles284 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NatitingouFri 6:54 PM603 km374 miles325 nmEast-southeast ESE
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