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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 22:38:00 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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 34' North, Longitude: 19° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.83 meters/second, 1565.4 km/hour, 972.7 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' 32.3"972.49 miwest0° 08' 03.3"9.23 misouth972.83 mi
24 hours11° 18' 26.0"757.07 mieast3° 31' 53.3"242.76 misouth800.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbéchéSat 11:38 PM159 km99 miles86 nmEast-southeast ESE
MongoSat 11:38 PM280 km174 miles151 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoussoroSat 11:38 PM347 km216 miles188 nmWest-southwest WSW
FadaSat 11:38 PM361 km225 miles195 nmNortheast NE
Faya-LargeauSat 11:38 PM375 km233 miles203 nmNorth N
NdjamenaSat 11:38 PM559 km347 miles302 nmWest-southwest WSW
BiraoSat 11:38 PM588 km365 miles318 nmSoutheast SE
SarhSat 11:38 PM613 km381 miles331 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirSun 1:38 AM634 km394 miles342 nmEast E
MoundouSat 11:38 PM765 km475 miles413 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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