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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 10:52:00 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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 25' North, Longitude: 6° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.41 meters/second, 1524.3 km/hour, 947.2 miles/hour or 823.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.79 miWest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 miSouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.1"946.86 miWest0° 04' 02.9"4.64 miSouth947.07 mi
24 hours11° 37' 21.2"758.35 miEast2° 02' 10.4"140.05 miSouth775.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaThu 10:52 PM485 km301 miles262 nmWest W
TimbuktuThu 10:52 PM507 km315 miles274 nmSoutheast SE
BamakoThu 10:52 PM758 km471 miles410 nmSouth S
KoutialaThu 10:52 PM793 km493 miles428 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaThu 10:52 PM805 km500 miles435 nmSoutheast SE
SikassoThu 10:52 PM907 km564 miles490 nmSouth S
TindoufThu 11:52 PM922 km573 miles498 nmNorth N
KoudougouThu 10:52 PM931 km578 miles503 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DoriThu 10:52 PM946 km588 miles511 nmSoutheast SE
SmaraThu 10:52 PM946 km588 miles511 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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