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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 03:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 18' South, Longitude: 23° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.83 meters/second, 1612.2 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.5 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' 17.1"1001.71 miwest0° 11' 34.4"13.26 misouth1001.67 mi
24 hours11° 43' 59.9"809.39 mieast4° 32' 48.4"312.47 misouth864.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mbuji-MayiFri 5:28 AM204 km127 miles110 nmSouth S
TshikapaFri 5:28 AM366 km227 miles198 nmSouthwest SW
LucapaFri 4:28 AM538 km334 miles291 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KisanganiFri 5:28 AM571 km355 miles309 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BukavuFri 5:28 AM644 km400 miles348 nmEast-northeast ENE
BujumburaFri 5:28 AM677 km421 miles366 nmEast E
ButareFri 5:28 AM737 km458 miles398 nmEast-northeast ENE
GitegaFri 5:28 AM740 km460 miles399 nmEast E
GitaramaFri 5:28 AM755 km469 miles408 nmEast-northeast ENE
RuhengeriFri 5:28 AM767 km477 miles414 nmEast-northeast ENE
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