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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: 98%

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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 30' North, Longitude: 21° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.30 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.97 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.3"957.90 miwest0° 06' 05.4"6.98 misouth958.19 mi
24 hours11° 28' 42.5"757.40 mieast2° 48' 35.8"193.23 misouth787.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-FashirSat 12:42 AM605 km376 miles327 nmSoutheast SE
NdjamenaFri 10:42 PM904 km562 miles488 nmSouthwest SW
SarhFri 10:42 PM979 km608 miles529 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KhartoumSat 12:42 AM1209 km751 miles653 nmEast E
BanguiFri 10:42 PM1485 km923 miles802 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoFri 10:42 PM1511 km939 miles816 nmWest-southwest WSW
CairoFri 11:42 PM1713 km1064 miles925 nmNortheast NE
AlexandriaFri 11:42 PM1749 km1087 miles944 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JubaSat 12:42 AM1788 km1111 miles966 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaFri 10:42 PM1791 km1113 miles967 nmWest-southwest WSW
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