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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 01:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 58' South
Longitude: 47° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.05 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 870.9 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' 21.7"1002.20 miwest0° 11' 35.5"13.28 misouth1002.17 mi
24 hours11° 41' 45.0"807.13 mieast4° 33' 39.2"313.43 misouth862.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KismayoFri 4:48 AM684 km425 miles369 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuFri 4:48 AM708 km440 miles383 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MombasaFri 4:48 AM873 km542 miles471 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 5:48 AM882 km548 miles476 nmEast E
Zanzibar CityFri 4:48 AM956 km594 miles516 nmWest-southwest WSW
GarissaFri 4:48 AM960 km596 miles518 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamFri 4:48 AM966 km600 miles522 nmWest-southwest WSW
MutsamuduFri 4:48 AM969 km602 miles523 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniFri 4:48 AM969 km602 miles523 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouFri 4:48 AM1007 km625 miles543 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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