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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 = Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 5:36:00 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: 57%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 29' North, Longitude: 11° 55' 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 miNorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.0"969.04 miWest0° 07' 16.1"8.33 miNorth968.79 mi
24 hours11° 12' 12.8"746.91 miEast2° 33' 18.8"175.71 miNorth762.56 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 PM367 km228 miles198 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaiduguriSat 6:36 PM426 km265 miles230 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AgadezSat 6:36 PM452 km281 miles244 nmWest-northwest WNW
NdjamenaSat 6:36 PM504 km313 miles272 nmSoutheast SE
MoussoroSat 6:36 PM533 km331 miles288 nmEast-southeast ESE
KanoSat 6:36 PM533 km331 miles288 nmSouthwest SW
MaradiSat 6:36 PM565 km351 miles305 nmWest-southwest WSW
MarouaSat 6:36 PM600 km373 miles324 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ArlitSat 6:36 PM602 km374 miles325 nmNorthwest NW
ZariaSat 6:36 PM670 km417 miles362 nmSouthwest SW

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