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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 22:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 28' North, Longitude: 2° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.30 meters/second, 1523.9 km/hour, 946.9 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' 47.6"946.67 miwest0° 03' 59.2"4.57 misouth946.88 mi
24 hours11° 37' 33.6"758.42 mieast2° 00' 47.1"138.46 misouth775.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitThu 11:12 PM522 km324 miles282 nmEast E
AgadezThu 11:12 PM644 km400 miles348 nmEast-southeast ESE
DoriThu 10:12 PM658 km409 miles356 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyThu 11:12 PM660 km410 miles356 nmSouth S
MaradiThu 11:12 PM824 km512 miles445 nmSoutheast SE
OuahigouyaThu 10:12 PM835 km519 miles451 nmSouthwest SW
Fada N'gourmaThu 10:12 PM850 km528 miles459 nmSouth-southwest SSW
In SalahThu 11:12 PM857 km532 miles463 nmNorth N
OuagadougouThu 10:12 PM895 km556 miles483 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KandiThu 11:12 PM923 km574 miles498 nmSouth S
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