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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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 01' North, Longitude: 11° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.00 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.2 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' 32.0"1002.12 miwest0° 11' 02.4"12.64 misouth1002.34 mi
24 hours11° 02' 25.4"760.81 mieast4° 31' 42.9"311.18 misouth823.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YaoundéWed 3:44 AM130 km81 miles70 nmSouth S
BamendaWed 3:44 AM197 km122 miles106 nmWest-northwest WNW
DoualaWed 3:44 AM242 km150 miles131 nmWest-southwest WSW
EbebiyínWed 3:44 AM319 km198 miles172 nmSouth S
MalaboWed 3:44 AM347 km215 miles187 nmWest-southwest WSW
BataWed 3:44 AM407 km253 miles220 nmSouth-southwest SSW
UyoWed 3:44 AM414 km257 miles223 nmWest W
JalingoWed 3:44 AM430 km267 miles232 nmNorth N
MakurdiWed 3:44 AM459 km285 miles248 nmNorthwest NW
BerbératiWed 3:44 AM466 km290 miles252 nmEast E
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