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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 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 29' North
Longitude: 7° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.24 meters/second, 1523.7 km/hour, 946.8 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"946.54 miwest0° 03' 57.4"4.54 misouth946.74 mi
24 hours11° 37' 40.0"758.44 mieast2° 00' 04.0"137.64 misouth775.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezThu 10:52 PM287 km178 miles155 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderThu 10:52 PM653 km406 miles352 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiThu 10:52 PM663 km412 miles358 nmSouth S
KanoThu 10:52 PM838 km521 miles452 nmSouth S
NiameyThu 10:52 PM864 km537 miles466 nmSouthwest SW
In SalahThu 10:52 PM987 km613 miles533 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KadunaThu 10:52 PM992 km616 miles536 nmSouth S
AbujaThu 10:52 PM1140 km709 miles616 nmSouth S
NdjamenaThu 10:52 PM1162 km722 miles627 nmSoutheast SE
OuagadougouThu 9:52 PM1232 km765 miles665 nmSouthwest SW
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