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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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 28' North, Longitude: 9° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.03 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"973.00 miwest0° 08' 06.3"9.29 misouth973.34 mi
24 hours11° 18' 09.6"757.15 mieast3° 33' 00.2"244.05 misouth800.77 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 AM75 km46 miles40 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaradiSun 12:20 AM244 km151 miles132 nmWest-southwest WSW
KanoSun 12:20 AM281 km175 miles152 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezSun 12:20 AM302 km188 miles163 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ZariaSun 12:20 AM408 km253 miles220 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokotoSun 12:20 AM448 km279 miles242 nmWest-southwest WSW
KadunaSun 12:20 AM474 km294 miles256 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArlitSun 12:20 AM507 km315 miles274 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaiduguriSun 12:20 AM525 km326 miles284 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbujaSun 12:20 AM623 km387 miles336 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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