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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 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 48' North, Longitude: 5° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.15 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.7"1002.44 miwest0° 11' 04.6"12.69 misouth1002.66 mi
24 hours11° 02' 51.8"761.57 mieast4° 32' 19.3"311.87 misouth824.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San PédroWed 3:56 AM94 km59 miles51 nmWest W
DivoWed 3:56 AM124 km77 miles67 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanWed 3:56 AM205 km127 miles111 nmEast-northeast ENE
HarperWed 3:56 AM219 km136 miles118 nmWest-southwest WSW
YamoussoukroWed 3:56 AM231 km143 miles125 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DaloaWed 3:56 AM241 km150 miles130 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BouakéWed 3:56 AM331 km206 miles179 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManWed 3:56 AM349 km217 miles188 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DabakalaWed 3:56 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NzérékoréWed 3:56 AM468 km291 miles253 nmNorthwest NW
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