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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: 71%
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 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 32' North
Longitude: 26° 34' 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' 10.7"1005.51 miwest0° 11' 32.8"13.22 misouth1005.61 mi
24 hours11° 16' 27.2"779.87 mieast4° 38' 34.7"319.04 misouth842.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KisanganiThu 4:28 AM153 km95 miles83 nmWest W
BukavuThu 4:28 AM422 km262 miles228 nmSoutheast SE
GitaramaThu 4:28 AM457 km284 miles247 nmSoutheast SE
KigaliThu 4:28 AM476 km296 miles257 nmSoutheast SE
ButareThu 4:28 AM495 km308 miles267 nmSoutheast SE
BujumburaThu 4:28 AM531 km330 miles287 nmSoutheast SE
MuyingaThu 4:28 AM562 km349 miles303 nmSoutheast SE
GitegaThu 4:28 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSoutheast SE
EntebbeThu 5:28 AM658 km409 miles355 nmEast E
KampalaThu 5:28 AM669 km416 miles361 nmEast E
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