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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 QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 38' North
Longitude: 15° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.75 meters/second, 1550.7 km/hour, 963.6 miles/hour or 837.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.06 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 misouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.9"963.40 miwest0° 05' 19.0"6.09 misouth963.65 mi
24 hours11° 01' 50.5"731.21 mieast2° 26' 40.7"168.10 misouth754.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaWed 11:52 PM503 km312 miles271 nmSouth S
MaiduguriWed 11:52 PM584 km363 miles315 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderWed 11:52 PM755 km469 miles408 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezWed 11:52 PM790 km491 miles426 nmWest W
SarhWed 11:52 PM891 km553 miles481 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoundouWed 11:52 PM896 km557 miles484 nmSouth S
KanoWed 11:52 PM902 km560 miles487 nmSouthwest SW
MaradiWed 11:52 PM956 km594 miles516 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbujaWed 11:52 PM1214 km754 miles656 nmSouthwest SW
BanguiWed 11:52 PM1401 km871 miles757 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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