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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: 88%
Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 27' North
Longitude: 17° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.61 meters/second, 1597.0 km/hour, 992.3 miles/hour or 862.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.4"992.27 miwest0° 10' 03.0"11.51 misouth992.58 mi
24 hours10° 59' 05.9"749.62 mieast4° 12' 58.7"289.76 misouth807.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SarhTue 2:34 AM89 km55 miles48 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoundouTue 2:34 AM198 km123 miles107 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdjamenaTue 2:34 AM408 km254 miles220 nmNorthwest NW
GarouaTue 2:34 AM466 km289 miles252 nmWest W
BambariTue 2:34 AM528 km328 miles285 nmSoutheast SE
MaiduguriTue 2:34 AM557 km346 miles301 nmWest-northwest WNW
BanguiTue 2:34 AM571 km355 miles308 nmSouth S
BimboTue 2:34 AM580 km361 miles313 nmSouth S
BerbératiTue 2:34 AM609 km378 miles329 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamendaTue 2:34 AM912 km567 miles492 nmWest-southwest WSW
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