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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: 100%
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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 36' North
Longitude: 23° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.76 meters/second, 1565.1 km/hour, 972.5 miles/hour or 845.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.21 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.1"972.39 miwest0° 08' 02.0"9.21 misouth972.73 mi
24 hours11° 18' 32.5"757.11 mieast3° 31' 26.9"242.28 misouth800.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SarhSat 11:20 PM833 km517 miles450 nmSouthwest SW
WauSun 1:20 AM899 km559 miles486 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KhartoumSun 1:20 AM961 km597 miles519 nmEast E
NdjamenaSat 11:20 PM971 km603 miles524 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanguiSat 11:20 PM1263 km785 miles682 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JubaSun 1:20 AM1386 km861 miles748 nmSoutheast SE
AsmaraSun 1:20 AM1646 km1023 miles889 nmEast E
KanoSat 11:20 PM1665 km1034 miles899 nmWest W
Addis AbabaSun 1:20 AM1757 km1092 miles949 nmEast-southeast ESE
YaoundéSat 11:20 PM1785 km1109 miles964 nmSouthwest SW
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