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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 6:36:00 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: 58%

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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 37' North, Longitude: 2° 37' 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"16.14 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.9"968.45 miWest0° 07' 11.7"8.25 miNorth968.20 mi
24 hours11° 12' 40.2"746.97 miEast2° 31' 26.2"173.56 miNorth762.16 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 PM136 km84 miles73 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OuahigouyaSat 6:36 PM226 km140 miles122 nmSouth S
DoriSat 6:36 PM328 km204 miles177 nmEast-southeast ESE
KoudougouSat 6:36 PM373 km232 miles201 nmSouth S
OuagadougouSat 6:36 PM377 km234 miles204 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoutialaSat 6:36 PM472 km293 miles255 nmSouthwest SW
Fada N'gourmaSat 6:36 PM506 km315 miles273 nmSoutheast SE
Bobo-DioulassoSat 6:36 PM523 km325 miles282 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameySat 7:36 PM560 km348 miles302 nmEast-southeast ESE
SikassoSat 6:36 PM580 km360 miles313 nmSouthwest SW

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