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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 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 23' North, Longitude: 14° 28' 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' 09.4"1005.51 miwest0° 11' 33.4"13.23 misouth1005.61 mi
24 hours11° 17' 09.4"780.69 mieast4° 38' 36.7"319.08 misouth842.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuéssoThu 4:18 AM223 km139 miles121 nmNortheast NE
FrancevilleThu 4:18 AM243 km151 miles131 nmSouth-southwest SSW
EbebiyínThu 4:18 AM400 km248 miles216 nmWest-northwest WNW
ImpfondoThu 4:18 AM423 km263 miles229 nmEast-northeast ENE
MbandakaThu 4:18 AM424 km264 miles229 nmEast E
BerbératiThu 4:18 AM454 km282 miles245 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BertouaThu 4:18 AM472 km293 miles255 nmNorth N
YaoundéThu 4:18 AM504 km313 miles272 nmNorthwest NW
BrazzavilleThu 4:18 AM522 km324 miles282 nmSouth S
KinshasaThu 4:18 AM528 km328 miles285 nmSouth S
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