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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 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 36' North, Longitude: 0° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.20 meters/second, 1512.7 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.8 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' 01.6"0.03 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.8"939.72 miwest0° 01' 37.9"1.87 misouth939.81 mi
24 hours11° 42' 53.5"758.72 mieast1° 05' 44.7"75.38 misouth765.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
In SalahWed 10:32 PM759 km472 miles410 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NiameyWed 10:32 PM804 km500 miles434 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AgadezWed 10:32 PM890 km553 miles481 nmEast-southeast ESE
OuagadougouWed 9:32 PM935 km581 miles505 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouWed 9:32 PM972 km604 miles525 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamakoWed 9:32 PM1259 km782 miles680 nmSouthwest SW
KanoWed 10:32 PM1284 km798 miles693 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaWed 10:32 PM1456 km905 miles786 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MarrakechWed 9:32 PM1484 km922 miles801 nmNorth-northwest NNW
El AaiúnWed 9:32 PM1566 km973 miles846 nmWest-northwest WNW
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