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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: 62%

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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 51' South, Longitude: 57° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.4"1002.32 miwest0° 11' 35.8"13.28 misouth1002.29 mi
24 hours11° 40' 52.0"806.18 mieast4° 33' 58.2"313.77 misouth862.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 5:08 AM213 km133 miles115 nmWest-southwest WSW
MogadishuFri 4:08 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaFri 7:08 AM1728 km1074 miles933 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoroniFri 4:08 AM1766 km1097 miles953 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port LouisFri 5:08 AM1806 km1122 miles975 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisFri 5:08 AM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmSouth S
AntananarivoFri 4:08 AM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Dar es SalaamFri 4:08 AM2014 km1251 miles1087 nmWest W
MaleFri 6:08 AM2018 km1254 miles1090 nmEast-northeast ENE
NairobiFri 4:08 AM2286 km1420 miles1234 nmWest W

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