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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 10:42:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 22:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 16° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.29 meters/second, 1513.0 km/hour, 940.2 miles/hour or 817.0 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' 40.7"939.85 miWest0° 01' 44.6"2.00 miSouth939.94 mi
24 hours11° 42' 46.0"758.68 miEast1° 08' 22.7"78.40 miSouth765.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouWed 10:42 PM95 km59 miles51 nmWest-northwest WNW
NouakchottWed 10:42 PM276 km172 miles149 nmSouth S
DakhlaWed 10:42 PM347 km216 miles188 nmNorth N
RossoWed 10:42 PM451 km280 miles244 nmSouth S
Saint-LouisWed 10:42 PM504 km313 miles272 nmSouth S
TidjikjaWed 10:42 PM549 km341 miles296 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaWed 10:42 PM632 km393 miles341 nmSouth S
Cape BojadorWed 10:42 PM640 km398 miles346 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThièsWed 10:42 PM643 km400 miles347 nmSouth S
DakarWed 10:42 PM665 km413 miles359 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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