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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 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 22' South, Longitude: 18° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.78 meters/second, 1612.0 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.1"1001.61 miwest0° 11' 34.3"13.25 misouth1001.56 mi
24 hours11° 44' 27.4"809.84 mieast4° 32' 37.9"312.26 misouth864.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandunduFri 4:48 AM169 km105 miles91 nmNorthwest NW
TshikapaFri 5:48 AM342 km213 miles185 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaFri 4:48 AM353 km219 miles190 nmWest W
BrazzavilleFri 4:48 AM356 km221 miles192 nmWest W
MbandakaFri 4:48 AM489 km304 miles264 nmNorth N
LucapaFri 4:48 AM513 km319 miles277 nmSouth-southeast SSE
UígeFri 4:48 AM522 km325 miles282 nmSouthwest SW
Mbuji-MayiFri 5:48 AM598 km372 miles323 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalanjeFri 4:48 AM620 km385 miles335 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FrancevilleFri 4:48 AM623 km387 miles336 nmWest-northwest WNW
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