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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 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 09' North
Longitude: 22° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.91 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 32.4"1001.91 miwest0° 11' 01.0"12.62 misouth1002.13 mi
24 hours11° 02' 09.4"760.34 mieast4° 31' 18.6"310.72 misouth823.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BambariWed 2:58 AM246 km153 miles133 nmWest-northwest WNW
BanguiWed 2:58 AM480 km298 miles259 nmWest W
BimboWed 2:58 AM499 km310 miles269 nmWest-southwest WSW
KisanganiWed 3:58 AM578 km359 miles312 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YambioWed 4:58 AM623 km387 miles336 nmEast E
WauWed 4:58 AM639 km397 miles345 nmEast-northeast ENE
ImpfondoWed 2:58 AM657 km408 miles355 nmSouthwest SW
SarhWed 2:58 AM658 km409 miles355 nmNorthwest NW
BerbératiWed 2:58 AM785 km488 miles424 nmWest W
MoundouWed 2:58 AM834 km518 miles451 nmWest-northwest WNW

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