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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 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 26' North, Longitude: 12° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.46 meters/second, 1542.4 km/hour, 958.4 miles/hour or 832.9 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 misouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.0"958.25 miwest0° 06' 08.5"7.04 misouth958.54 mi
24 hours11° 28' 26.5"757.37 mieast2° 49' 48.0"194.61 misouth787.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezFri 11:20 PM449 km279 miles242 nmWest W
ArlitFri 11:20 PM527 km327 miles285 nmWest-northwest WNW
ZinderFri 11:20 PM527 km328 miles285 nmSouthwest SW
MoussoroFri 11:20 PM624 km388 miles337 nmSoutheast SE
MaiduguriFri 11:20 PM629 km391 miles339 nmSouth S
NdjamenaFri 11:20 PM666 km414 miles359 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiFri 11:20 PM697 km433 miles377 nmSouthwest SW
KanoFri 11:20 PM719 km447 miles388 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Faya-LargeauFri 11:20 PM736 km458 miles398 nmEast E
MongoFri 11:20 PM910 km565 miles491 nmSoutheast SE
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