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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 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
Kaga-BandoroTue 2:34 AM320 km199 miles173 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MongoTue 2:34 AM324 km202 miles175 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BozoumTue 2:34 AM373 km232 miles201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MarouaTue 2:34 AM385 km239 miles208 nmWest-northwest WNW
NdjamenaTue 2:34 AM408 km254 miles220 nmNorthwest NW
GarouaTue 2:34 AM466 km289 miles252 nmWest W
MoussoroTue 2:34 AM481 km299 miles260 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NgaoundéréTue 2:34 AM505 km314 miles273 nmWest-southwest WSW
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