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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 11:20:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 28' North, Longitude: 9° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.02 meters/second, 1566.1 km/hour, 973.1 miles/hour or 845.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.22 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miSouth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.2"972.92 miWest0° 08' 06.3"9.29 miSouth973.26 mi
24 hours11° 18' 09.9"757.09 miEast3° 32' 58.5"244.00 miSouth800.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ZinderSun 12:20 AM86 km53 miles46 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaradiSun 12:20 AM270 km168 miles146 nmWest-southwest WSW
KanoSun 12:20 AM290 km180 miles156 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezSun 12:20 AM315 km196 miles170 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ZariaSun 12:20 AM420 km261 miles227 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokotoSun 12:20 AM476 km296 miles257 nmWest-southwest WSW
KadunaSun 12:20 AM486 km302 miles263 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaiduguriSun 12:20 AM501 km311 miles271 nmSoutheast SE
ArlitSun 12:20 AM518 km322 miles280 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AbujaSun 12:20 AM633 km394 miles342 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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