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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 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
Al-FashirSun 1:20 AM214 km133 miles115 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbéchéSat 11:20 PM316 km196 miles171 nmWest-southwest WSW
FadaSat 11:20 PM361 km225 miles195 nmNorthwest NW
BiraoSat 11:20 PM486 km302 miles262 nmSouth S
MongoSat 11:20 PM600 km373 miles324 nmWest-southwest WSW
Faya-LargeauSat 11:20 PM610 km379 miles329 nmNorthwest NW
Al-UbayyidSun 1:20 AM727 km452 miles392 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoussoroSat 11:20 PM780 km485 miles421 nmWest W
SarhSat 11:20 PM833 km517 miles450 nmSouthwest SW
WauSun 1:20 AM899 km559 miles486 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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