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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 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 30' North, Longitude: 9° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.26 meters/second, 1559.7 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 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' 11.9"969.01 miwest0° 07' 15.3"8.32 minorth968.77 mi
24 hours11° 12' 17.1"746.97 mieast2° 33' 01.7"175.40 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 6:44 PM204 km127 miles110 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezSat 6:44 PM246 km153 miles133 nmNorthwest NW
MaradiSat 6:44 PM359 km223 miles194 nmSouthwest SW
KanoSat 6:44 PM409 km254 miles221 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArlitSat 6:44 PM435 km270 miles235 nmNorthwest NW
ZariaSat 6:44 PM538 km335 miles291 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaiduguriSat 6:44 PM551 km342 miles298 nmSoutheast SE
SokotoSat 6:44 PM554 km344 miles299 nmWest-southwest WSW
KadunaSat 6:44 PM604 km376 miles326 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaSat 6:44 PM689 km428 miles372 nmEast-southeast ESE
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