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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 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 13' North, Longitude: 4° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.89 meters/second, 1536.8 km/hour, 954.9 miles/hour or 829.8 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' 42.3"954.71 miwest0° 05' 14.0"6.00 minorth954.49 mi
24 hours11° 24' 43.9"750.01 mieast1° 41' 49.7"116.74 minorth755.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuSun 7:30 PM244 km152 miles132 nmSoutheast SE
KoutialaSun 7:30 PM650 km404 miles351 nmSouth S
KoudougouSun 7:30 PM708 km440 miles382 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BamakoSun 7:30 PM708 km440 miles382 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuagadougouSun 7:30 PM734 km456 miles396 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SikassoSun 7:30 PM770 km479 miles416 nmSouth S
Bobo-DioulassoSun 7:30 PM780 km485 miles421 nmSouth S
NiameySun 8:30 PM900 km559 miles486 nmSoutheast SE
NouakchottSun 7:30 PM1188 km738 miles642 nmWest W
YamoussoukroSun 7:30 PM1262 km784 miles681 nmSouth S
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