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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 02:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 12' South
Longitude: 30° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.90 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 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' 18.5"1001.86 miwest0° 11' 34.8"13.26 misouth1001.82 mi
24 hours11° 43' 19.1"808.70 mieast4° 33' 04.2"312.76 misouth864.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GitegaFri 4:58 AM112 km70 miles61 nmNorthwest NW
MuyingaFri 4:58 AM152 km94 miles82 nmNorth N
BujumburaFri 4:58 AM165 km103 miles89 nmNorthwest NW
ButareFri 4:58 AM200 km124 miles108 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GitaramaFri 4:58 AM252 km156 miles136 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KigaliFri 4:58 AM255 km159 miles138 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BukavuFri 4:58 AM269 km167 miles145 nmNorthwest NW
MwanzaFri 5:58 AM317 km197 miles171 nmNortheast NE
EntebbeFri 5:58 AM515 km320 miles278 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KampalaFri 5:58 AM547 km340 miles295 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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