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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 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 15' North, Longitude: 0° 28' 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"992.78 miwest0° 10' 06.4"11.58 misouth993.08 mi
24 hours10° 59' 01.2"749.91 mieast4° 14' 06.4"291.03 misouth807.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SokodéTue 2:46 AM81 km50 miles43 nmEast-southeast ESE
KaraTue 2:46 AM87 km54 miles47 nmEast-northeast ENE
MangoTue 2:46 AM122 km76 miles66 nmNorth N
DjougouTue 3:46 AM142 km88 miles76 nmEast-northeast ENE
TamaleTue 2:46 AM144 km89 miles78 nmWest W
NatitingouTue 3:46 AM154 km96 miles83 nmNortheast NE
AtakpaméTue 2:46 AM204 km127 miles110 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParakouTue 3:46 AM239 km148 miles129 nmEast E
SavéTue 3:46 AM261 km162 miles141 nmEast-southeast ESE
BohiconTue 3:46 AM290 km180 miles156 nmSoutheast SE
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