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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 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 20' North, Longitude: 8° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.37 meters/second, 1581.7 km/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.1 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' 28.6"982.66 miwest0° 08' 51.6"10.15 minorth982.43 mi
24 hours11° 03' 22.6"747.19 mieast3° 14' 19.1"222.65 minorth774.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamakoFri 6:16 PM96 km60 miles52 nmEast-northeast ENE
SikassoFri 6:16 PM361 km224 miles195 nmEast-southeast ESE
KoutialaFri 6:16 PM365 km227 miles197 nmEast E
KoiduFri 6:16 PM471 km293 miles254 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KorhogoFri 6:16 PM472 km293 miles255 nmSoutheast SE
NzérékoréFri 6:16 PM507 km315 miles273 nmSouth S
KindiaFri 6:16 PM508 km316 miles274 nmWest-southwest WSW
Bobo-DioulassoFri 6:16 PM511 km317 miles276 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakeniFri 6:16 PM519 km323 miles280 nmSouthwest SW
TambacoundaFri 6:16 PM549 km341 miles296 nmWest-northwest WNW
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