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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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 25' North, Longitude: 7° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.42 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"946.94 miwest0° 04' 03.0"4.64 misouth947.14 mi
24 hours11° 37' 20.9"758.40 mieast2° 02' 12.8"140.10 misouth775.72 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 PM457 km284 miles247 nmWest-southwest WSW
BamakoThu 10:52 PM754 km469 miles407 nmSouth S
KoutialaThu 10:52 PM799 km497 miles432 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaThu 10:52 PM823 km511 miles444 nmSoutheast SE
SikassoThu 10:52 PM912 km566 miles492 nmSouth S
TindoufThu 11:52 PM919 km571 miles496 nmNorth N
TambacoundaThu 10:52 PM932 km579 miles503 nmSouthwest SW
SmaraThu 10:52 PM932 km579 miles503 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NouakchottThu 10:52 PM938 km583 miles507 nmWest W
KoudougouThu 10:52 PM946 km588 miles511 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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