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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 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 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° 42' 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"15.67 miwest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.8"939.64 miwest0° 01' 35.1"1.82 misouth939.72 mi
24 hours11° 42' 56.6"758.71 mieast1° 04' 35.9"74.07 misouth764.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezWed 10:02 PM404 km251 miles218 nmSouth S
ZinderWed 10:02 PM765 km476 miles413 nmSouth S
MaradiWed 10:02 PM790 km491 miles427 nmSouth S
In SalahWed 10:02 PM902 km561 miles487 nmNorthwest NW
KanoWed 10:02 PM957 km595 miles517 nmSouth S
NiameyWed 10:02 PM986 km612 miles532 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaWed 10:02 PM1225 km761 miles662 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaWed 10:02 PM1267 km787 miles684 nmSouth S
OuagadougouWed 9:02 PM1342 km834 miles725 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliWed 10:02 PM1465 km910 miles791 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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