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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: 84%
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 Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 20:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 46' North
Longitude: 1° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.84 meters/second, 1511.4 km/hour, 939.2 miles/hour or 816.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.65 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.7"938.89 miwest0° 00' 45.3"0.87 minorth938.86 mi
24 hours11° 42' 16.0"757.24 mieast0° 08' 32.4"9.79 misouth757.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
In SalahTue 9:52 PM824 km512 miles445 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NiameyTue 9:52 PM893 km555 miles482 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouTue 8:52 PM929 km577 miles501 nmSouth S
KoudougouTue 8:52 PM946 km588 miles511 nmSouth S
TindoufTue 9:52 PM1013 km630 miles547 nmNorthwest NW
KoutialaTue 8:52 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamakoTue 8:52 PM1129 km701 miles609 nmSouthwest SW
MarrakechTue 8:52 PM1363 km847 miles736 nmNorth-northwest NNW
El AaiúnTue 8:52 PM1377 km856 miles744 nmWest-northwest WNW
KanoTue 9:52 PM1449 km901 miles783 nmSoutheast SE
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