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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 03:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 19' South
Longitude: 22° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.82 meters/second, 1612.2 km/hour, 1001.7 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' 16.8"1001.69 miwest0° 11' 34.4"13.26 misouth1001.65 mi
24 hours11° 44' 05.5"809.48 mieast4° 32' 46.3"312.42 misouth864.63 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 5:32 AM242 km151 miles131 nmSoutheast SE
LucapaFri 4:32 AM488 km303 miles264 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KisanganiFri 5:32 AM620 km385 miles335 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaFri 4:32 AM782 km486 miles422 nmWest W
BujumburaFri 5:32 AM784 km487 miles423 nmEast E
BrazzavilleFri 4:32 AM785 km488 miles424 nmWest W
ButareFri 5:32 AM842 km523 miles455 nmEast-northeast ENE
GitegaFri 5:32 AM847 km526 miles457 nmEast E
GitaramaFri 5:32 AM858 km533 miles463 nmEast-northeast ENE
RuhengeriFri 5:32 AM867 km539 miles468 nmEast-northeast ENE
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