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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 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 30' North, Longitude: 9° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.21 meters/second, 1523.6 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.7 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' 47.4"946.48 miwest0° 03' 56.4"4.52 misouth946.68 mi
24 hours11° 37' 43.0"758.44 mieast1° 59' 42.6"137.23 misouth775.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezThu 10:42 PM335 km208 miles181 nmSouthwest SW
ZinderThu 10:42 PM634 km394 miles343 nmSouth S
MaradiThu 10:42 PM721 km448 miles389 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoThu 10:42 PM840 km522 miles453 nmSouth S
NdjamenaThu 10:42 PM995 km619 miles537 nmSoutheast SE
NiameyThu 10:42 PM1049 km652 miles567 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaThu 10:42 PM1174 km730 miles634 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuagadougouThu 9:42 PM1441 km895 miles778 nmWest-southwest WSW
TripoliThu 10:42 PM1524 km947 miles823 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosThu 10:42 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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