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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 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 36' North, Longitude: 4° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.23 meters/second, 1512.8 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.9 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"939.71 miwest0° 01' 39.7"1.91 misouth939.79 mi
24 hours11° 42' 51.6"758.67 mieast1° 06' 28.1"76.21 misouth765.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuahigouyaWed 9:52 PM797 km495 miles430 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DoriWed 9:52 PM846 km526 miles457 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TindoufWed 10:52 PM883 km549 miles477 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KoutialaWed 9:52 PM919 km571 miles496 nmSouth S
KoudougouWed 9:52 PM942 km585 miles509 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouWed 9:52 PM951 km591 miles514 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BamakoWed 9:52 PM972 km604 miles525 nmSouth-southwest SSW
In SalahWed 10:52 PM993 km617 miles536 nmNortheast NE
NiameyWed 10:52 PM1026 km638 miles554 nmSoutheast SE
El AaiúnWed 9:52 PM1175 km730 miles635 nmNorthwest NW
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