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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 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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
BriaWed 2:58 AM177 km110 miles96 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BambariWed 2:58 AM246 km153 miles133 nmWest-northwest WNW
OboWed 2:58 AM409 km254 miles221 nmEast E
Kaga-BandoroWed 2:58 AM450 km280 miles243 nmWest-northwest WNW
BanguiWed 2:58 AM480 km298 miles259 nmWest W
BimboWed 2:58 AM499 km310 miles269 nmWest-southwest WSW
BiraoWed 2:58 AM568 km353 miles307 nmNorth N
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
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