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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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 37' North
Longitude: 2° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.04 meters/second, 1558.9 km/hour, 968.7 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' 10.9"968.51 miwest0° 07' 11.6"8.24 minorth968.26 mi
24 hours11° 12' 40.6"747.03 mieast2° 31' 24.1"173.54 minorth762.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuSat 6:36 PM129 km80 miles70 nmNorth N
KoudougouSat 6:36 PM376 km234 miles203 nmSouth S
OuagadougouSat 6:36 PM388 km241 miles209 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoutialaSat 6:36 PM453 km282 miles245 nmSouthwest SW
Bobo-DioulassoSat 6:36 PM514 km319 miles277 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SikassoSat 6:36 PM564 km350 miles304 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameySat 7:36 PM586 km364 miles317 nmEast-southeast ESE
BamakoSat 6:36 PM642 km399 miles347 nmWest-southwest WSW
MangoSat 6:36 PM686 km426 miles370 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TamaleSat 6:36 PM722 km449 miles390 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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