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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: 75%
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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 49' North
Longitude: 33° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.61 meters/second, 1521.4 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.76 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 minorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.2"945.10 miwest0° 03' 18.0"3.79 minorth944.95 mi
24 hours11° 34' 38.5"753.60 mieast0° 53' 44.8"61.62 minorth753.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port SudanMon 8:40 PM412 km256 miles223 nmEast E
KhartoumMon 8:40 PM473 km294 miles255 nmSouth S
KassalaMon 8:40 PM585 km364 miles316 nmSoutheast SE
TeseneyMon 8:40 PM632 km392 miles341 nmSoutheast SE
JeddahMon 8:40 PM641 km398 miles346 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakkahMon 8:40 PM704 km437 miles380 nmEast-northeast ENE
KerenMon 8:40 PM707 km439 miles382 nmSoutheast SE
KostiMon 8:40 PM739 km459 miles399 nmSouth S
AsmaraMon 8:40 PM778 km483 miles420 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidMon 8:40 PM803 km499 miles434 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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