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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 10:22:00 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 22:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 27' North, Longitude: 0° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.33 meters/second, 1524.0 km/hour, 947.0 miles/hour or 822.9 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' 04.0"0.08 miSouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.8"946.66 miWest0° 04' 00.1"4.59 miSouth946.87 mi
24 hours11° 37' 30.7"758.37 miEast2° 01' 06.0"138.82 miSouth775.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuThu 10:22 PM462 km287 miles249 nmSouthwest SW
DoriThu 10:22 PM601 km374 miles325 nmSouth S
NiameyThu 11:22 PM684 km425 miles369 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaThu 10:22 PM714 km443 miles385 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArlitThu 11:22 PM746 km464 miles403 nmEast E
OuagadougouThu 10:22 PM809 km503 miles437 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fada N'gourmaThu 10:22 PM817 km508 miles441 nmSouth S
KoudougouThu 10:22 PM848 km527 miles458 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezThu 11:22 PM854 km531 miles461 nmEast-southeast ESE
In SalahThu 11:22 PM885 km550 miles478 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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