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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: 81%

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 Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 19' North, Longitude: 34° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.80 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 32.6"1001.67 miwest0° 10' 59.4"12.59 misouth1001.89 mi
24 hours11° 01' 52.7"759.83 mieast4° 30' 51.5"310.20 misouth822.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JubaWed 4:08 AM373 km232 miles201 nmWest W
GuluWed 4:08 AM405 km251 miles218 nmSouthwest SW
LiraWed 4:08 AM407 km253 miles220 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MbaleWed 4:08 AM476 km296 miles257 nmSouth S
Addis AbabaWed 4:08 AM589 km366 miles318 nmNortheast NE
MalakalWed 4:08 AM589 km366 miles318 nmNorthwest NW
AdamaWed 4:08 AM599 km372 miles323 nmNortheast NE
KampalaWed 4:08 AM610 km379 miles330 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NakuruWed 4:08 AM634 km394 miles342 nmSouth-southeast SSE
EntebbeWed 4:08 AM642 km399 miles347 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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