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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 5:54:00 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 17:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 17' North, Longitude: 3° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.46 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"982.86 miWest0° 08' 53.1"10.18 miNorth982.64 mi
24 hours11° 03' 16.4"747.22 miEast3° 14' 54.9"223.34 miNorth775.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DédougouFri 5:54 PM21 km13 miles11 nmNorth N
KoudougouFri 5:54 PM122 km76 miles66 nmEast E
Bobo-DioulassoFri 5:54 PM149 km93 miles81 nmSouthwest SW
OuahigouyaFri 5:54 PM185 km115 miles100 nmNortheast NE
OuagadougouFri 5:54 PM214 km133 miles115 nmEast E
KoutialaFri 5:54 PM215 km134 miles116 nmWest W
SikassoFri 5:54 PM261 km162 miles141 nmWest-southwest WSW
KorhogoFri 5:54 PM390 km242 miles210 nmSouthwest SW
Fada N'gourmaFri 5:54 PM419 km260 miles226 nmEast E
DoriFri 5:54 PM422 km262 miles228 nmEast-northeast ENE

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