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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 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 33' North
Longitude: 16° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.88 meters/second, 1565.6 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.3 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' 32.6"972.67 miwest0° 08' 04.0"9.25 misouth973.01 mi
24 hours11° 18' 21.7"757.13 mieast3° 32' 10.6"243.11 misouth800.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaSat 11:48 PM334 km207 miles180 nmSouthwest SW
MaiduguriSat 11:48 PM502 km312 miles271 nmSouthwest SW
SarhSat 11:48 PM619 km385 miles334 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoundouSat 11:48 PM667 km414 miles360 nmSouth S
ZinderSat 11:48 PM855 km531 miles462 nmWest W
Al-FashirSun 1:48 AM922 km573 miles498 nmEast E
KanoSat 11:48 PM948 km589 miles512 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezSat 11:48 PM989 km615 miles534 nmWest-northwest WNW
BanguiSat 11:48 PM1141 km709 miles616 nmSouth S
AbujaSat 11:48 PM1211 km753 miles654 nmWest-southwest WSW
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