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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 these coordinates:
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
ZinderFri 11:20 PM527 km328 miles285 nmSouthwest SW
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
KadunaFri 11:20 PM920 km572 miles497 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaFri 11:20 PM1062 km660 miles573 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyFri 11:20 PM1164 km723 miles628 nmWest-southwest WSW
YaoundéFri 11:20 PM1504 km935 miles812 nmSouth S
LagosFri 11:20 PM1548 km962 miles836 nmSouthwest SW
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