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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: 80%

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 Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 14' North, Longitude: 28° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.85 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 32.4"1001.72 miwest0° 11' 00.2"12.60 misouth1001.94 mi
24 hours11° 02' 00.8"760.03 mieast4° 31' 05.1"310.44 misouth822.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YambioWed 4:34 AM92 km57 miles50 nmSouthwest SW
OboWed 2:34 AM267 km166 miles144 nmWest W
WauWed 4:34 AM290 km180 miles157 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JubaWed 4:34 AM302 km188 miles163 nmEast E
GuluWed 4:34 AM465 km289 miles251 nmSoutheast SE
LiraWed 4:34 AM554 km344 miles299 nmSoutheast SE
MalakalWed 4:34 AM565 km351 miles305 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KisanganiWed 3:34 AM664 km413 miles359 nmSouthwest SW
MbararaWed 4:34 AM675 km420 miles365 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KampalaWed 4:34 AM681 km423 miles368 nmSoutheast SE
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