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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: 95%
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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 20:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 33' North
Longitude: 21° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.07 meters/second, 1523.0 km/hour, 946.4 miles/hour or 822.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.77 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.9"946.16 miwest0° 03' 51.7"4.43 misouth946.35 mi
24 hours11° 37' 58.5"758.47 mieast1° 57' 54.8"135.17 misouth774.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraThu 9:52 PM536 km333 miles290 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-FashirThu 11:52 PM755 km469 miles408 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdjamenaThu 9:52 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumThu 11:52 PM1216 km756 miles657 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairoThu 10:52 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmNortheast NE
AlexandriaThu 10:52 PM1527 km949 miles825 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KanoThu 9:52 PM1653 km1027 miles892 nmWest-southwest WSW
TripoliThu 9:52 PM1712 km1063 miles924 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BanguiThu 9:52 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraThu 11:52 PM1874 km1165 miles1012 nmEast-southeast ESE
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