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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: 67%

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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 08' North, Longitude: 8° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.09 meters/second, 1537.5 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"15.92 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.5"955.16 miwest0° 05' 18.4"6.08 minorth954.94 mi
24 hours11° 24' 17.6"749.87 mieast1° 43' 42.5"118.90 minorth755.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitSun 7:36 PM120 km74 miles65 nmNorthwest NW
AgadezSun 7:36 PM134 km83 miles72 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderSun 7:36 PM484 km301 miles261 nmSouth S
MaradiSun 7:36 PM530 km329 miles286 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokotoSun 7:36 PM652 km405 miles352 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoSun 7:36 PM679 km422 miles367 nmSouth S
NiameySun 7:36 PM840 km522 miles453 nmSouthwest SW
KadunaSun 7:36 PM848 km527 miles458 nmSouth S
KandiSun 7:36 PM968 km602 miles523 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaSun 7:36 PM983 km611 miles531 nmSoutheast SE
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