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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 9:52:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 84%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' North, Longitude: 15° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.80 meters/second, 1511.3 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.0 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' 00.7"0.01 miNorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.2"938.74 miWest0° 00' 39.6"0.76 miNorth938.71 mi
24 hours11° 42' 24.7"757.29 miEast0° 10' 49.3"12.41 miSouth757.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouTue 9:52 PM127 km79 miles69 nmWest W
NouakchottTue 9:52 PM298 km185 miles161 nmSouth S
DakhlaTue 9:52 PM324 km201 miles175 nmNorth N
RossoTue 9:52 PM471 km293 miles255 nmSouth S
TidjikjaTue 9:52 PM522 km324 miles282 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisTue 9:52 PM530 km329 miles286 nmSouth S
Cape BojadorTue 9:52 PM609 km378 miles329 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToubaTue 9:52 PM654 km406 miles353 nmSouth S
ThièsTue 9:52 PM672 km417 miles363 nmSouth S
DakarTue 9:52 PM696 km433 miles376 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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