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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 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 24' North, Longitude: 9° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.45 meters/second, 1524.4 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"947.00 miwest0° 04' 04.0"4.66 misouth947.21 mi
24 hours11° 37' 17.7"758.39 mieast2° 02' 34.3"140.51 misouth775.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaThu 11:02 PM214 km133 miles116 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouakchottThu 11:02 PM688 km427 miles371 nmWest-southwest WSW
RossoThu 11:02 PM730 km454 miles394 nmWest-southwest WSW
TambacoundaThu 11:02 PM759 km472 miles410 nmSouthwest SW
BamakoThu 11:02 PM768 km477 miles415 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouadhibouThu 11:02 PM795 km494 miles429 nmWest-northwest WNW
DakhlaThu 11:02 PM809 km503 miles437 nmNorthwest NW
ToubaThu 11:02 PM835 km519 miles451 nmSouthwest SW
SmaraThu 11:02 PM839 km522 miles453 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KoutialaThu 11:02 PM894 km556 miles483 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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