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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 21:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 37' North, Longitude: 7° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.17 meters/second, 1512.6 km/hour, 939.9 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"939.57 miwest0° 01' 35.0"1.82 misouth939.65 mi
24 hours11° 42' 56.6"758.65 mieast1° 04' 33.3"74.01 misouth764.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitWed 10:02 PM216 km134 miles117 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezWed 10:02 PM403 km251 miles218 nmSouth S
ZinderWed 10:02 PM761 km473 miles411 nmSouth S
MaradiWed 10:02 PM793 km493 miles428 nmSouth S
In SalahWed 10:02 PM918 km571 miles496 nmNorthwest NW
KanoWed 10:02 PM955 km593 miles516 nmSouth S
NiameyWed 10:02 PM1003 km623 miles542 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaWed 10:02 PM1207 km750 miles652 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaWed 10:02 PM1279 km795 miles690 nmSouth S
OuagadougouWed 9:02 PM1364 km847 miles736 nmSouthwest SW
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