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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 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 34' North, Longitude: 28° 60' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.8"1005.51 miwest0° 11' 32.7"13.22 misouth1005.61 mi
24 hours11° 16' 18.7"779.70 mieast4° 38' 34.3"319.03 misouth841.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MbararaThu 5:18 AM227 km141 miles122 nmSoutheast SE
RuhengeriThu 4:18 AM240 km149 miles130 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KigaliThu 4:18 AM303 km188 miles164 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GitaramaThu 4:18 AM305 km190 miles165 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RwamaganaThu 4:18 AM322 km200 miles174 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BukavuThu 4:18 AM342 km212 miles185 nmSouth S
ButareThu 4:18 AM361 km224 miles195 nmSouth-southeast SSE
EntebbeThu 5:18 AM390 km242 miles211 nmEast E
KampalaThu 5:18 AM400 km249 miles216 nmEast E
MuyingaThu 4:18 AM407 km253 miles219 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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