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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: 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 20:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 37' North, Longitude: 12° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.14 meters/second, 1512.5 km/hour, 939.8 miles/hour or 816.7 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' 01.5"0.03 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.8"939.52 miwest0° 01' 33.0"1.78 misouth939.60 mi
24 hours11° 42' 58.6"758.64 mieast1° 03' 47.5"73.14 misouth764.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitWed 9:42 PM605 km376 miles327 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezWed 9:42 PM649 km404 miles351 nmSouthwest SW
Faya-LargeauWed 9:42 PM725 km451 miles392 nmEast-southeast ESE
ZinderWed 9:42 PM857 km532 miles463 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoussoroWed 9:42 PM866 km538 miles467 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdjamenaWed 9:42 PM972 km604 miles525 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiWed 9:42 PM995 km618 miles537 nmSouthwest SW
FadaWed 9:42 PM999 km621 miles540 nmEast-southeast ESE
KanoWed 9:42 PM1059 km658 miles572 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliWed 9:42 PM1360 km845 miles734 nmNorth N
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