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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: 87%

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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 15' North, Longitude: 0° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.87 meters/second, 1597.9 km/hour, 992.9 miles/hour or 862.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.1"992.84 miwest0° 10' 06.3"11.58 misouth993.15 mi
24 hours10° 59' 01.4"749.96 mieast4° 14' 05.5"291.04 misouth808.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SokodéTue 2:44 AM59 km37 miles32 nmEast-southeast ESE
KaraTue 2:44 AM65 km41 miles35 nmEast-northeast ENE
DjougouTue 3:44 AM120 km74 miles65 nmEast-northeast ENE
MangoTue 2:44 AM124 km77 miles67 nmNorth N
NatitingouTue 3:44 AM140 km87 miles75 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TamaleTue 2:44 AM167 km104 miles90 nmWest W
AtakpaméTue 2:44 AM197 km123 miles106 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParakouTue 3:44 AM215 km134 miles116 nmEast E
SavéTue 3:44 AM241 km150 miles130 nmSoutheast SE
BohiconTue 3:44 AM276 km171 miles149 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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