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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 22:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 35' North
Longitude: 9° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.25 meters/second, 1512.9 km/hour, 940.1 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' 01.7"0.03 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.8"939.83 miwest0° 01' 41.9"1.95 misouth939.92 mi
24 hours11° 42' 49.3"758.73 mieast1° 07' 16.6"77.14 misouth765.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SmaraWed 10:12 PM726 km451 miles392 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NouakchottWed 10:12 PM761 km473 miles411 nmWest-southwest WSW
DakhlaWed 10:12 PM773 km480 miles417 nmWest-northwest WNW
NouadhibouWed 10:12 PM814 km506 miles440 nmWest W
RossoWed 10:12 PM828 km514 miles447 nmWest-southwest WSW
El AaiúnWed 10:12 PM832 km517 miles449 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BamakoWed 10:12 PM888 km552 miles480 nmSouth S
ToubaWed 10:12 PM947 km589 miles512 nmSouthwest SW
KoutialaWed 10:12 PM992 km616 miles535 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DakarWed 10:12 PM1089 km677 miles588 nmSouthwest SW
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