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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 = Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 7:52:00 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: 90%

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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 19:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 39' North, Longitude: 24° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.09 meters/second, 1512.3 km/hour, 939.7 miles/hour or 816.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.66 miWest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 miSouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.9"939.40 miWest0° 01' 28.2"1.69 miSouth939.47 mi
24 hours11° 43' 03.1"758.62 miEast1° 01' 52.5"70.94 miSouth764.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraWed 8:52 PM427 km265 miles231 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FadaWed 8:52 PM519 km322 miles280 nmSouthwest SW
Faya-LargeauWed 8:52 PM680 km423 miles367 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbéchéWed 8:52 PM869 km540 miles469 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AswanWed 9:52 PM907 km564 miles490 nmEast-northeast ENE
Siwa OasisWed 9:52 PM950 km590 miles513 nmNorth N
KhartoumWed 10:52 PM981 km610 miles530 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al-UbayyidWed 10:52 PM1000 km622 miles540 nmSoutheast SE
CairoWed 9:52 PM1220 km758 miles659 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaWed 9:52 PM1275 km792 miles688 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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