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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 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 25, 2013 at 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 24' North, Longitude: 8° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.53 meters/second, 1542.7 km/hour, 958.6 miles/hour or 833.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.98 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.2"958.34 miwest0° 06' 10.0"7.07 misouth958.63 mi
24 hours11° 28' 19.5"757.31 mieast2° 50' 20.0"195.20 misouth787.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezFri 11:38 PM49 km31 miles27 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArlitFri 11:38 PM165 km103 miles89 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ZinderFri 11:38 PM410 km255 miles221 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiFri 11:38 PM446 km277 miles241 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokotoFri 11:38 PM570 km354 miles308 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoFri 11:38 PM600 km373 miles324 nmSouth S
KadunaFri 11:38 PM765 km475 miles413 nmSouth S
NiameyFri 11:38 PM773 km480 miles417 nmWest-southwest WSW
KandiFri 11:38 PM890 km553 miles480 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaFri 11:38 PM925 km575 miles499 nmSouth S
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