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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 22:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 35' North, Longitude: 21° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.80 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"972.49 miwest0° 08' 02.7"9.22 misouth972.83 mi
24 hours11° 18' 28.6"757.12 mieast3° 31' 42.6"242.57 misouth800.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbéchéSat 11:30 PM93 km58 miles50 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FadaSat 11:30 PM290 km180 miles157 nmNorth N
MongoSat 11:30 PM382 km237 miles206 nmSouthwest SW
Faya-LargeauSat 11:30 PM435 km270 miles235 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al-FashirSun 1:30 AM458 km285 miles247 nmEast-southeast ESE
BiraoSat 11:30 PM503 km313 miles272 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoussoroSat 11:30 PM522 km325 miles282 nmWest W
SarhSat 11:30 PM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaSat 11:30 PM723 km449 miles390 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kaga-BandoroSat 11:30 PM868 km539 miles469 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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