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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 = Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 2:34:00 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: 71%

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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 31' North, Longitude: 25° 23' 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' 10.5"1005.44 miWest0° 11' 32.8"13.22 miSouth1005.54 mi
24 hours11° 16' 31.2"779.89 miEast4° 38' 35.0"319.02 miSouth842.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KisanganiThu 4:34 AM22 km13 miles12 nmWest W
GomaThu 4:34 AM489 km304 miles264 nmEast-southeast ESE
BukavuThu 4:34 AM511 km317 miles276 nmSoutheast SE
RuhengeriThu 4:34 AM523 km325 miles283 nmEast-southeast ESE
OboThu 3:34 AM552 km343 miles298 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YambioThu 5:34 AM558 km347 miles301 nmNortheast NE
GitaramaThu 4:34 AM564 km351 miles305 nmEast-southeast ESE
KigaliThu 4:34 AM587 km365 miles317 nmEast-southeast ESE
ButareThu 4:34 AM595 km370 miles321 nmSoutheast SE
MbararaThu 5:34 AM600 km373 miles324 nmEast-southeast ESE

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