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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 22:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 28' North
Longitude: 16° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.38 meters/second, 1542.2 km/hour, 958.3 miles/hour or 832.7 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' 06.6"958.08 miwest0° 06' 07.1"7.01 misouth958.38 mi
24 hours11° 28' 34.0"757.39 mieast2° 49' 13.9"193.96 misouth787.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaFri 11:02 PM614 km381 miles331 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderFri 11:02 PM904 km562 miles488 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezFri 11:02 PM911 km566 miles492 nmWest W
SarhFri 11:02 PM942 km585 miles509 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoundouFri 11:02 PM986 km612 miles532 nmSouth S
KanoFri 11:02 PM1054 km655 miles569 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaFri 11:02 PM1366 km849 miles737 nmSouthwest SW
BanguiFri 11:02 PM1466 km911 miles791 nmSouth S
YaoundéFri 11:02 PM1602 km996 miles865 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyFri 11:02 PM1607 km999 miles868 nmWest-southwest WSW
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