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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 22:28:00 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 22:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 35' North, Longitude: 21° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.79 meters/second, 1565.2 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.21 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.2"972.39 miwest0° 08' 02.6"9.22 misouth972.73 mi
24 hours11° 18' 29.8"757.06 mieast3° 31' 37.7"242.46 misouth800.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbéchéSat 11:28 PM150 km93 miles81 nmSouthwest SW
FadaSat 11:28 PM290 km180 miles157 nmNorth N
Al-FashirSun 1:28 AM379 km236 miles205 nmEast-southeast ESE
MongoSat 11:28 PM445 km276 miles240 nmSouthwest SW
Faya-LargeauSat 11:28 PM481 km299 miles260 nmNorthwest NW
BiraoSat 11:28 PM483 km300 miles261 nmSouth S
MoussoroSat 11:28 PM602 km374 miles325 nmWest W
SarhSat 11:28 PM718 km446 miles388 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaSat 11:28 PM799 km497 miles432 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kaga-BandoroSat 11:28 PM894 km555 miles483 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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