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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 10:42:00 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 22:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 26' North, Longitude: 4° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.38 meters/second, 1524.2 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 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' 48.0"946.80 miWest0° 04' 02.0"4.62 miSouth947.00 mi
24 hours11° 37' 24.5"758.35 miEast2° 01' 49.1"139.64 miSouth775.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuahigouyaThu 10:42 PM685 km425 miles370 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DoriThu 10:42 PM764 km475 miles413 nmSoutheast SE
KoutialaThu 10:42 PM786 km489 miles425 nmSouth S
KoudougouThu 10:42 PM827 km514 miles446 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BamakoThu 10:42 PM839 km521 miles453 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuagadougouThu 10:42 PM844 km524 miles455 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SikassoThu 10:42 PM907 km564 miles490 nmSouth S
Bobo-DioulassoThu 10:42 PM913 km567 miles493 nmSouth S
NiameyThu 11:42 PM963 km598 miles520 nmSoutheast SE
Fada N'gourmaThu 10:42 PM966 km600 miles522 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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