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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 22:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' North, Longitude: 26° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.71 meters/second, 1564.9 km/hour, 972.4 miles/hour or 845.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.21 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.0"972.21 miwest0° 08' 01.3"9.19 misouth972.55 mi
24 hours11° 18' 36.7"757.05 mieast3° 31' 09.6"241.93 misouth800.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-FashirSun 1:10 AM154 km96 miles83 nmSouthwest SW
Al-UbayyidSun 1:10 AM448 km278 miles242 nmEast-southeast ESE
FadaSat 11:10 PM583 km362 miles315 nmWest-northwest WNW
AbéchéSat 11:10 PM601 km373 miles325 nmWest W
BiraoSat 11:10 PM616 km383 miles333 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumSun 1:10 AM674 km419 miles364 nmEast E
KostiSun 1:10 AM702 km436 miles379 nmEast-southeast ESE
WauSun 1:10 AM788 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalakalSun 1:10 AM809 km503 miles437 nmSoutheast SE
Faya-LargeauSat 11:10 PM856 km532 miles462 nmWest-northwest WNW

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