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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 10:52:00 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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 18° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.30 meters/second, 1513.1 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"939.88 miWest0° 01' 45.7"2.02 miSouth939.97 mi
24 hours11° 42' 45.0"758.69 miEast1° 08' 45.7"78.83 miSouth765.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouWed 10:52 PM171 km106 miles92 nmEast-northeast ENE
NouakchottWed 10:52 PM391 km243 miles211 nmSoutheast SE
DakhlaWed 10:52 PM444 km276 miles240 nmNortheast NE
RossoWed 10:52 PM539 km335 miles291 nmSoutheast SE
Saint-LouisWed 10:52 PM550 km342 miles297 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa MariaWed 9:52 PM630 km391 miles340 nmSouthwest SW
ThièsWed 10:52 PM663 km412 miles358 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DakarWed 10:52 PM664 km413 miles359 nmSouth S
ToubaWed 10:52 PM695 km432 miles375 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cape BojadorWed 10:52 PM748 km465 miles404 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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