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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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 05' North, Longitude: 16° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.96 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 32.3"1002.03 miwest0° 11' 01.8"12.63 misouth1002.25 mi
24 hours11° 02' 18.3"760.60 mieast4° 31' 32.4"310.98 misouth823.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BerbératiWed 3:24 AM120 km75 miles65 nmSouthwest SW
BimboWed 3:24 AM229 km142 miles124 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanguiWed 3:24 AM241 km150 miles130 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoundouWed 3:24 AM389 km242 miles210 nmNorth N
ImpfondoWed 3:24 AM420 km261 miles227 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BambariWed 3:24 AM468 km291 miles253 nmEast E
SarhWed 3:24 AM496 km308 miles268 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéWed 3:24 AM570 km354 miles308 nmWest-southwest WSW
GarouaWed 3:24 AM579 km360 miles313 nmNorthwest NW
EbebiyínWed 3:24 AM660 km410 miles356 nmWest-southwest WSW
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