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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 2:46:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 01' North, Longitude: 11° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.00 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 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"1002.05 miWest0° 11' 02.4"12.64 miSouth1002.27 mi
24 hours11° 02' 25.7"760.77 miEast4° 31' 43.3"311.17 miSouth823.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YaoundéWed 3:46 AM127 km79 miles69 nmSouth S
BamendaWed 3:46 AM177 km110 miles96 nmNorthwest NW
DoualaWed 3:46 AM221 km137 miles119 nmWest-southwest WSW
BertouaWed 3:46 AM253 km157 miles137 nmEast E
EbebiyínWed 3:46 AM317 km197 miles171 nmSouth S
MalaboWed 3:46 AM327 km203 miles176 nmWest-southwest WSW
NgaoundéréWed 3:46 AM348 km216 miles188 nmNortheast NE
UyoWed 3:46 AM390 km242 miles210 nmWest W
BataWed 3:46 AM395 km246 miles213 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AconibeWed 3:46 AM415 km258 miles224 nmSouth S

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