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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 10:02:00 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 22:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' North, Longitude: 18° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.79 meters/second, 1511.3 km/hour, 939.0 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' 49.0"938.73 miWest0° 00' 38.8"0.74 miNorth938.69 mi
24 hours11° 42' 26.1"757.30 miEast0° 11' 12.6"12.85 miSouth757.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouTue 10:02 PM127 km79 miles69 nmEast E
NouakchottTue 10:02 PM381 km237 miles206 nmSoutheast SE
DakhlaTue 10:02 PM402 km250 miles217 nmNortheast NE
RossoTue 10:02 PM537 km334 miles290 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-LouisTue 10:02 PM557 km346 miles301 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa MariaTue 9:02 PM675 km419 miles364 nmSouthwest SW
ThièsTue 10:02 PM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DakarTue 10:02 PM681 km423 miles368 nmSouth S
ToubaTue 10:02 PM700 km435 miles378 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cape BojadorTue 10:02 PM706 km439 miles381 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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