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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 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
Faya-LargeauFri 11:02 PM277 km172 miles150 nmEast E
MoussoroFri 11:02 PM423 km263 miles228 nmSouth S
FadaFri 11:02 PM538 km334 miles290 nmEast E
AbéchéFri 11:02 PM612 km380 miles330 nmSoutheast SE
NdjamenaFri 11:02 PM614 km381 miles331 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MongoFri 11:02 PM628 km390 miles339 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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
ArlitFri 11:02 PM978 km608 miles528 nmWest W
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