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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 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 08' North, Longitude: 20° 39' 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"1001.88 miwest0° 11' 01.3"12.62 misouth1002.10 mi
24 hours11° 02' 12.5"760.37 mieast4° 31' 23.3"310.79 misouth823.19 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 AM70 km43 miles38 nmNorth N
BriaWed 3:08 AM214 km133 miles116 nmNortheast NE
GemenaWed 3:08 AM229 km142 miles124 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BanguiWed 3:08 AM248 km154 miles134 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kaga-BandoroWed 3:08 AM263 km164 miles142 nmNorthwest NW
BimboWed 3:08 AM268 km167 miles145 nmWest-southwest WSW
ImpfondoWed 3:08 AM484 km301 miles261 nmSouthwest SW
BozoumWed 3:08 AM491 km305 miles265 nmWest-northwest WNW
SarhWed 3:08 AM510 km317 miles275 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BerbératiWed 3:08 AM548 km341 miles296 nmWest W
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