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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 22:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 46' North
Longitude: 18° 31' 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"938.79 miwest0° 00' 38.6"0.74 minorth938.76 mi
24 hours11° 42' 26.2"757.36 mieast0° 11' 15.2"12.90 misouth757.93 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 PM155 km96 miles84 nmEast E
NouakchottTue 10:02 PM400 km248 miles216 nmSoutheast SE
DakhlaTue 10:02 PM419 km260 miles226 nmNortheast NE
RossoTue 10:02 PM552 km343 miles298 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-LouisTue 10:02 PM567 km352 miles306 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa MariaTue 9:02 PM654 km407 miles353 nmSouthwest SW
ThièsTue 10:02 PM683 km424 miles369 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DakarTue 10:02 PM685 km426 miles370 nmSouth S
ToubaTue 10:02 PM711 km442 miles384 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cape BojadorTue 10:02 PM722 km448 miles390 nmNortheast NE
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