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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 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 46' North
Longitude: 16° 06' 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"938.80 miwest0° 00' 39.5"0.76 minorth938.77 mi
24 hours11° 42' 24.8"757.34 mieast0° 10' 51.9"12.46 misouth757.90 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 PM100 km62 miles54 nmWest W
NouakchottTue 9:52 PM298 km185 miles161 nmSouth S
DakhlaTue 9:52 PM324 km201 miles175 nmNorth N
RossoTue 9:52 PM473 km294 miles255 nmSouth S
Saint-LouisTue 9:52 PM527 km328 miles285 nmSouth S
TidjikjaTue 9:52 PM547 km340 miles296 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cape BojadorTue 9:52 PM615 km382 miles332 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToubaTue 9:52 PM654 km406 miles353 nmSouth S
ThièsTue 9:52 PM667 km415 miles360 nmSouth S
DakarTue 9:52 PM690 km429 miles373 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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