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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 21:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 32' North
Longitude: 19° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.10 meters/second, 1523.2 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 misouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.0"946.22 miwest0° 03' 52.7"4.45 misouth946.42 mi
24 hours11° 37' 55.5"758.47 mieast1° 58' 16.3"135.58 misouth774.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraThu 10:02 PM653 km406 miles353 nmNortheast NE
Al-FashirFri 12:02 AM911 km566 miles492 nmSoutheast SE
NdjamenaThu 10:02 PM945 km587 miles510 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoThu 10:02 PM1435 km891 miles775 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumFri 12:02 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmEast-southeast ESE
TripoliThu 10:02 PM1605 km997 miles867 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairoThu 11:02 PM1666 km1035 miles899 nmNortheast NE
AlexandriaThu 11:02 PM1670 km1038 miles902 nmNortheast NE
BanguiThu 10:02 PM1681 km1045 miles908 nmSouth S
AbujaThu 10:02 PM1747 km1085 miles943 nmSouthwest SW
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