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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 03' North, Longitude: 14° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.98 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
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 32.2"1002.00 miwest0° 11' 02.1"12.64 misouth1002.22 mi
24 hours11° 02' 21.5"760.64 mieast4° 31' 37.1"311.05 misouth823.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BertouaWed 3:34 AM91 km57 miles49 nmSouthwest SW
BerbératiWed 3:34 AM182 km113 miles98 nmEast-southeast ESE
NgaoundéréWed 3:34 AM264 km164 miles143 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BozoumWed 3:34 AM265 km164 miles143 nmEast-northeast ENE
YaoundéWed 3:34 AM342 km212 miles184 nmWest-southwest WSW
OuéssoWed 3:34 AM425 km264 miles229 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoundouWed 3:34 AM433 km269 miles234 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BimboWed 3:34 AM458 km285 miles247 nmEast E
EbebiyínWed 3:34 AM464 km288 miles251 nmSouthwest SW
BanguiWed 3:34 AM473 km294 miles255 nmEast E

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