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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 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 25' North, Longitude: 16° 53' 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' 09.5"1005.44 miwest0° 11' 33.3"13.23 misouth1005.54 mi
24 hours11° 17' 00.8"780.47 mieast4° 38' 36.4"319.05 misouth842.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MbandakaThu 4:08 AM158 km98 miles85 nmEast-southeast ESE
OuéssoThu 4:08 AM162 km101 miles87 nmNorthwest NW
ImpfondoThu 4:08 AM187 km116 miles101 nmNortheast NE
FrancevilleThu 4:08 AM431 km268 miles233 nmWest-southwest WSW
BerbératiThu 4:08 AM443 km275 miles239 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BimboThu 4:08 AM457 km284 miles247 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanguiThu 4:08 AM475 km295 miles257 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleThu 4:08 AM547 km340 miles295 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KinshasaThu 4:08 AM552 km343 miles298 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BertouaThu 4:08 AM582 km362 miles314 nmNorthwest NW

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