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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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 23' North
Longitude: 4° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.59 meters/second, 1542.9 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 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' 07.5"958.54 miwest0° 06' 11.2"7.09 misouth958.84 mi
24 hours11° 28' 13.1"757.35 mieast2° 50' 48.6"195.76 misouth787.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezFri 11:52 PM381 km237 miles206 nmEast E
SokotoFri 11:52 PM486 km302 miles262 nmSouth S
NiameyFri 11:52 PM495 km308 miles267 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaradiFri 11:52 PM517 km321 miles279 nmSoutheast SE
ZinderFri 11:52 PM628 km390 miles339 nmSoutheast SE
KandiFri 11:52 PM710 km441 miles383 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoFri 11:52 PM740 km460 miles400 nmSoutheast SE
KadunaFri 11:52 PM825 km513 miles446 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouFri 10:52 PM848 km527 miles458 nmSouthwest SW
MangoFri 10:52 PM887 km551 miles479 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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