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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: 72%

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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 38' North, Longitude: 34° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.52 meters/second, 1618.3 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.4"1005.44 miwest0° 11' 32.4"13.22 misouth1005.54 mi
24 hours11° 16' 01.2"779.30 mieast4° 38' 33.0"318.98 misouth841.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MbaleThu 4:58 AM48 km30 miles26 nmNorth N
KisumuThu 4:58 AM108 km67 miles58 nmSoutheast SE
KampalaThu 4:58 AM174 km108 miles94 nmWest-southwest WSW
EntebbeThu 4:58 AM195 km121 miles105 nmWest-southwest WSW
LiraThu 4:58 AM223 km139 miles121 nmNorthwest NW
NakuruThu 4:58 AM242 km150 miles131 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuluThu 4:58 AM311 km193 miles168 nmNorthwest NW
NairobiThu 4:58 AM369 km229 miles199 nmSoutheast SE
MwanzaThu 4:58 AM374 km233 miles202 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MbararaThu 4:58 AM408 km254 miles220 nmWest-southwest WSW

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