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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 01:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 53' South, Longitude: 54° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.11 meters/second, 1613.2 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.1"1002.34 miwest0° 11' 35.7"13.28 misouth1002.32 mi
24 hours11° 41' 05.3"806.46 mieast4° 33' 53.5"313.70 misouth862.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 5:18 AM110 km68 miles60 nmSoutheast SE
MogadishuFri 4:18 AM1239 km770 miles669 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniFri 4:18 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamFri 4:18 AM1749 km1087 miles944 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port LouisFri 5:18 AM1826 km1134 miles986 nmSouth S
AntananarivoFri 4:18 AM1842 km1145 miles995 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisFri 5:18 AM1882 km1170 miles1016 nmSouth S
Diego GarciaFri 7:18 AM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmEast-southeast ESE
NairobiFri 4:18 AM2019 km1255 miles1090 nmWest W
DodomaFri 4:18 AM2127 km1322 miles1149 nmWest W
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