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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: 99%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 55' North
Longitude: 20° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.30 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.45 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 31' 55.8"987.09 miwest0° 09' 38.5"11.05 misouth987.42 mi
24 hours11° 10' 56.0"759.58 mieast4° 05' 17.9"280.99 misouth814.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SarhMon 12:20 AM298 km185 miles161 nmSouthwest SW
MoundouMon 12:20 AM544 km338 miles294 nmWest-southwest WSW
BambariMon 12:20 AM571 km355 miles308 nmSouth S
NdjamenaMon 12:20 AM601 km373 miles324 nmWest-northwest WNW
Al-FashirMon 2:20 AM614 km381 miles331 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanguiMon 12:20 AM754 km468 miles407 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BimboMon 12:20 AM770 km479 miles416 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BerbératiMon 12:20 AM897 km557 miles484 nmSouthwest SW
WauMon 2:20 AM904 km562 miles488 nmEast-southeast ESE
YaoundéMon 12:20 AM1256 km781 miles678 nmSouthwest SW
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