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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 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 30' North
Longitude: 12° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.18 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.78 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 misouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.3"946.41 miwest0° 03' 55.5"4.50 misouth946.61 mi
24 hours11° 37' 46.2"758.45 mieast1° 59' 21.0"136.82 misouth775.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezThu 10:32 PM523 km325 miles282 nmWest-southwest WSW
ZinderThu 10:32 PM716 km445 miles386 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaradiThu 10:32 PM857 km532 miles463 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaThu 10:32 PM875 km544 miles472 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KanoThu 10:32 PM918 km570 miles495 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyThu 10:32 PM1261 km783 miles681 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbujaThu 10:32 PM1262 km784 miles682 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliThu 10:32 PM1487 km924 miles803 nmNorth N
OuagadougouThu 9:32 PM1664 km1034 miles898 nmWest-southwest WSW
LagosThu 10:32 PM1731 km1075 miles934 nmSouthwest SW
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