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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 9:52:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 95%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 29' North, Longitude: 7° 36' 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"946.47 miWest0° 03' 57.2"4.53 miSouth946.67 mi
24 hours11° 37' 40.2"758.38 miEast2° 00' 01.6"137.59 miSouth775.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitThu 10:52 PM85 km53 miles46 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezThu 10:52 PM281 km175 miles152 nmSouth S
ZinderThu 10:52 PM646 km401 miles349 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiThu 10:52 PM665 km413 miles359 nmSouth S
KanoThu 10:52 PM834 km518 miles450 nmSouth S
NiameyThu 10:52 PM883 km548 miles477 nmSouthwest SW
KadunaThu 10:52 PM992 km616 miles536 nmSouth S
In SalahThu 10:52 PM1001 km622 miles541 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DoriThu 9:52 PM1013 km629 miles547 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaThu 10:52 PM1142 km709 miles616 nmSoutheast SE

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