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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 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.0"1001.84 miwest0° 11' 34.9"13.26 misouth1001.80 mi
24 hours11° 43' 05.5"808.42 mieast4° 33' 09.3"312.84 misouth863.87 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
RuyigiFri 4:48 AM316 km196 miles171 nmWest-northwest WNW
MuyingaFri 4:48 AM331 km205 miles178 nmWest-northwest WNW
RutanaFri 4:48 AM336 km209 miles182 nmWest W
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
NgoziFri 4:48 AM380 km236 miles205 nmWest-northwest WNW
ButareFri 4:48 AM402 km250 miles217 nmWest-northwest WNW
KigaliFri 4:48 AM409 km254 miles221 nmNorthwest NW

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