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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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 17' North, Longitude: 7° 41' 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' 08.7"1005.51 miwest0° 11' 33.7"13.24 misouth1005.60 mi
24 hours11° 17' 33.3"781.16 mieast4° 38' 37.4"319.09 misouth843.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméThu 3:46 AM105 km66 miles57 nmWest W
Santo António (Príncipe)Thu 3:46 AM152 km94 miles82 nmNorth N
Port-GentilThu 4:46 AM167 km104 miles90 nmSoutheast SE
LibrevilleThu 4:46 AM198 km123 miles107 nmEast E
BataThu 4:46 AM290 km180 miles157 nmNortheast NE
MalaboThu 4:46 AM402 km250 miles217 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EbebiyínThu 4:46 AM456 km283 miles246 nmEast-northeast ENE
DoualaThu 4:46 AM472 km293 miles255 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port HarcourtThu 4:46 AM506 km314 miles273 nmNorth N
UyoThu 4:46 AM525 km326 miles284 nmNorth N
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