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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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 55' South, Longitude: 52° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.09 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 22.6"1002.30 miwest0° 11' 35.6"13.28 misouth1002.27 mi
24 hours11° 41' 18.4"806.68 mieast4° 33' 48.9"313.61 misouth862.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 5:28 AM351 km218 miles190 nmEast-southeast ESE
MogadishuFri 4:28 AM1022 km635 miles552 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniFri 4:28 AM1323 km822 miles714 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamFri 4:28 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoFri 4:28 AM1742 km1082 miles941 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NairobiFri 4:28 AM1754 km1090 miles947 nmWest W
DodomaFri 4:28 AM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmWest W
Port LouisFri 5:28 AM1882 km1170 miles1016 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisFri 5:28 AM1907 km1185 miles1029 nmSouth S
DjiboutiFri 4:28 AM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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