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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 22:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 28' North, Longitude: 4° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.27 meters/second, 1523.8 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.8 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"0.08 misouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.5"946.61 miwest0° 03' 58.3"4.56 misouth946.81 mi
24 hours11° 37' 36.7"758.43 mieast2° 00' 25.5"138.05 misouth775.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitThu 11:02 PM274 km170 miles148 nmEast-southeast ESE
AgadezThu 11:02 PM427 km266 miles231 nmSoutheast SE
MaradiThu 11:02 PM702 km436 miles379 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyThu 11:02 PM724 km450 miles391 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderThu 11:02 PM763 km474 miles412 nmSoutheast SE
DoriThu 10:02 PM800 km497 miles432 nmSouthwest SW
In SalahThu 11:02 PM891 km553 miles481 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KanoThu 11:02 PM913 km567 miles493 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KandiThu 11:02 PM947 km588 miles511 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fada N'gourmaThu 10:02 PM954 km593 miles515 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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