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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 these coordinates:
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
Al-FashirSun 1:30 AM458 km285 miles247 nmEast-southeast ESE
SarhSat 11:30 PM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaSat 11:30 PM723 km449 miles390 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoundouSat 11:30 PM871 km541 miles470 nmSouthwest SW
Al-UbayyidSun 1:30 AM983 km611 miles531 nmEast E
BanguiSat 11:30 PM1168 km725 miles630 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KhartoumSun 1:30 AM1220 km758 miles659 nmEast E
KanoSat 11:30 PM1407 km874 miles760 nmWest W
JubaSun 1:30 AM1565 km972 miles845 nmSoutheast SE
YaoundéSat 11:30 PM1595 km991 miles861 nmSouthwest SW
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