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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: 76%

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 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 58' North, Longitude: 7° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.18 meters/second, 1519.8 km/hour, 944.4 miles/hour or 820.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.74 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.0"944.14 miwest0° 03' 02.7"3.49 minorth943.99 mi
24 hours11° 35' 43.1"754.05 mieast0° 47' 23.4"54.34 minorth754.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaMon 8:30 PM407 km253 miles220 nmWest-southwest WSW
BamakoMon 8:30 PM810 km503 miles438 nmSouth S
SmaraMon 8:30 PM846 km525 miles457 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TindoufMon 9:30 PM854 km530 miles461 nmNorth N
KoutialaMon 8:30 PM877 km545 miles473 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouakchottMon 8:30 PM880 km547 miles475 nmWest-southwest WSW
OuahigouyaMon 8:30 PM914 km568 miles494 nmSoutheast SE
RossoMon 8:30 PM923 km574 miles499 nmWest-southwest WSW
TambacoundaMon 8:30 PM924 km574 miles499 nmSouthwest SW
DakhlaMon 8:30 PM932 km579 miles503 nmWest-northwest WNW
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