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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 22:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 35' North
Longitude: 21° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.79 meters/second, 1565.3 km/hour, 972.6 miles/hour or 845.2 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' 32.2"972.47 miwest0° 08' 02.7"9.22 misouth972.81 mi
24 hours11° 18' 29.4"757.12 mieast3° 31' 39.4"242.51 misouth800.29 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 1:28 AM407 km253 miles220 nmEast-southeast ESE
SarhSat 11:28 PM703 km437 miles379 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaSat 11:28 PM772 km480 miles417 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoundouSat 11:28 PM907 km563 miles490 nmSouthwest SW
Al-UbayyidSun 1:28 AM932 km579 miles503 nmEast E
KhartoumSun 1:28 AM1168 km726 miles631 nmEast E
BanguiSat 11:28 PM1182 km735 miles638 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoSat 11:28 PM1458 km906 miles787 nmWest W
JubaSun 1:28 AM1527 km949 miles824 nmSoutheast SE
YaoundéSat 11:28 PM1632 km1014 miles881 nmSouthwest SW
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