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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 these coordinates:
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
AgadezThu 11:12 PM644 km400 miles348 nmEast-southeast ESE
NiameyThu 11:12 PM660 km410 miles356 nmSouth S
MaradiThu 11:12 PM824 km512 miles445 nmSoutheast SE
OuagadougouThu 10:12 PM895 km556 miles483 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderThu 11:12 PM934 km580 miles504 nmSoutheast SE
KoudougouThu 10:12 PM952 km592 miles514 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoThu 11:12 PM1048 km651 miles566 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaThu 11:12 PM1245 km774 miles672 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BamakoThu 10:12 PM1351 km840 miles730 nmWest-southwest WSW
Porto NovoThu 11:12 PM1434 km891 miles774 nmSouth S
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