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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 10:02:00 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 22:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 28' North, Longitude: 5° 11' East

The ground speed is currently 423.27 meters/second, 1523.8 kilometres/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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"946.53 miWest0° 03' 58.2"4.55 miSouth946.74 mi
24 hours11° 37' 37.2"758.38 miEast2° 00' 23.2"138.00 miSouth775.27 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitThu 11:02 PM247 km153 miles133 nmEast-southeast ESE
TamanrassetThu 11:02 PM369 km229 miles199 nmNorth N
AgadezThu 11:02 PM406 km252 miles219 nmSoutheast SE
MaradiThu 11:02 PM693 km431 miles374 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyThu 11:02 PM736 km457 miles398 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderThu 11:02 PM747 km464 miles403 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KanoThu 11:02 PM902 km561 miles487 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TimbuktuThu 10:02 PM916 km569 miles495 nmWest-southwest WSW
KandiThu 11:02 PM954 km593 miles515 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuagadougouThu 10:02 PM1064 km661 miles575 nmSouthwest SW

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