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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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 24' North, Longitude: 7° 49' 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"958.42 miwest0° 06' 10.1"7.07 misouth958.71 mi
24 hours11° 28' 19.0"757.36 mieast2° 50' 22.2"195.26 misouth787.49 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 PM51 km32 miles28 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderFri 11:38 PM417 km259 miles225 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiFri 11:38 PM439 km273 miles237 nmSouth S
SokotoFri 11:38 PM555 km345 miles300 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoFri 11:38 PM603 km374 miles325 nmSouth S
NiameyFri 11:38 PM749 km465 miles404 nmSouthwest SW
KadunaFri 11:38 PM763 km474 miles412 nmSouth S
KandiFri 11:38 PM872 km542 miles471 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaFri 11:38 PM913 km567 miles493 nmSouth S
DoriFri 10:38 PM921 km572 miles497 nmWest-southwest WSW
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