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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 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 54' South, Longitude: 52° 38' 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"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.6"1002.23 miwest0° 11' 35.7"13.28 misouth1002.20 mi
24 hours11° 41' 17.0"806.60 mieast4° 33' 49.3"313.60 misouth862.58 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 AM322 km200 miles174 nmEast-southeast ESE
MogadishuFri 4:28 AM1045 km650 miles564 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniFri 4:28 AM1346 km836 miles727 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamFri 4:28 AM1515 km941 miles818 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoFri 4:28 AM1752 km1088 miles946 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NairobiFri 4:28 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmWest W
Port LouisFri 5:28 AM1874 km1165 miles1012 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DodomaFri 4:28 AM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 5:28 AM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmSouth S
DjiboutiFri 4:28 AM2010 km1249 miles1086 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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