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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 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 06' North, Longitude: 17° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.95 meters/second, 1612.6 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
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 32.3"1001.93 miwest0° 11' 01.6"12.63 misouth1002.15 mi
24 hours11° 02' 16.2"760.49 mieast4° 31' 29.3"310.90 misouth823.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BanguiWed 3:18 AM105 km65 miles56 nmSoutheast SE
BimboWed 3:18 AM105 km65 miles57 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BozoumWed 3:18 AM221 km137 miles119 nmNorthwest NW
Kaga-BandoroWed 3:18 AM250 km155 miles135 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BerbératiWed 3:18 AM258 km160 miles139 nmWest-southwest WSW
BambariWed 3:18 AM310 km192 miles167 nmEast-northeast ENE
ImpfondoWed 3:18 AM385 km239 miles208 nmSouth S
MoundouWed 3:18 AM437 km271 miles236 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OuéssoWed 3:18 AM440 km273 miles237 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SarhWed 3:18 AM450 km280 miles243 nmNorth N

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