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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: 57%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 29' North
Longitude: 11° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.30 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.0"969.09 miwest0° 07' 16.0"8.33 minorth968.84 mi
24 hours11° 12' 13.3"746.96 mieast2° 33' 16.8"175.68 minorth762.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ZinderSat 6:36 PM342 km213 miles185 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezSat 6:36 PM425 km264 miles229 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaiduguriSat 6:36 PM436 km271 miles235 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KanoSat 6:36 PM514 km319 miles278 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaSat 6:36 PM525 km326 miles283 nmSoutheast SE
MaradiSat 6:36 PM538 km334 miles290 nmWest-southwest WSW
ZariaSat 6:36 PM651 km405 miles352 nmSouthwest SW
KadunaSat 6:36 PM715 km444 miles386 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaSat 6:36 PM851 km529 miles460 nmSouthwest SW
MoundouSat 6:36 PM904 km562 miles488 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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