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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: 61%
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 02:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 10' South
Longitude: 33° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.92 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 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 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.0"1001.91 miwest0° 11' 34.9"13.26 misouth1001.87 mi
24 hours11° 43' 05.5"808.48 mieast4° 33' 09.3"312.86 misouth863.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MwanzaFri 5:48 AM183 km113 miles99 nmNorth N
MuyingaFri 4:48 AM331 km205 miles178 nmWest-northwest WNW
GitegaFri 4:48 AM351 km218 miles190 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaFri 5:48 AM376 km233 miles203 nmSoutheast SE
RwamaganaFri 4:48 AM376 km234 miles203 nmNorthwest NW
ButareFri 4:48 AM402 km250 miles217 nmWest-northwest WNW
KigaliFri 4:48 AM409 km254 miles221 nmNorthwest NW
BujumburaFri 4:48 AM416 km258 miles225 nmWest-northwest WNW
ArushaFri 5:48 AM416 km259 miles225 nmEast-northeast ENE
GitaramaFri 4:48 AM429 km267 miles232 nmWest-northwest WNW
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