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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: 58%

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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 36' North, Longitude: 0° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.08 meters/second, 1559.1 km/hour, 968.8 miles/hour or 841.8 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' 11.2"968.60 miwest0° 07' 12.3"8.26 minorth968.36 mi
24 hours11° 12' 36.1"747.02 mieast2° 31' 42.9"173.89 minorth762.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DoriSat 6:26 PM179 km111 miles97 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaSat 6:26 PM307 km191 miles166 nmSouthwest SW
NiameySat 7:26 PM360 km224 miles195 nmSoutheast SE
OuagadougouSat 6:26 PM375 km233 miles202 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fada N'gourmaSat 6:26 PM400 km248 miles216 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoudougouSat 6:26 PM423 km263 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MangoSat 6:26 PM588 km365 miles318 nmSouth S
KandiSat 7:26 PM616 km383 miles332 nmSoutheast SE
NatitingouSat 7:26 PM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bobo-DioulassoSat 6:26 PM641 km398 miles346 nmSouthwest SW
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