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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 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 08' North, Longitude: 20° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.93 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1002.0 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"1001.95 miwest0° 11' 01.3"12.62 misouth1002.17 mi
24 hours11° 02' 12.8"760.44 mieast4° 31' 24.0"310.82 misouth823.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BambariWed 3:08 AM77 km48 miles42 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GemenaWed 3:08 AM218 km135 miles118 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BanguiWed 3:08 AM219 km136 miles118 nmWest-southwest WSW
BriaWed 3:08 AM236 km147 miles128 nmNortheast NE
BimboWed 3:08 AM240 km149 miles130 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kaga-BandoroWed 3:08 AM246 km153 miles133 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BozoumWed 3:08 AM463 km287 miles250 nmWest-northwest WNW
ImpfondoWed 3:08 AM466 km290 miles252 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SarhWed 3:08 AM496 km308 miles268 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BerbératiWed 3:08 AM519 km322 miles280 nmWest W
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