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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, January 4, 2013 at 3:48:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 61%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 21' South, Longitude: 18° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.79 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 miSouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.1"1001.54 miWest0° 11' 34.3"13.25 miSouth1001.50 mi
24 hours11° 44' 25.9"809.76 miEast4° 32' 38.5"312.25 miSouth864.81 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 AM192 km119 miles103 nmNorthwest NW
TshikapaFri 5:48 AM321 km199 miles173 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaFri 4:48 AM383 km238 miles207 nmWest W
BrazzavilleFri 4:48 AM386 km240 miles208 nmWest W
MbandakaFri 4:48 AM491 km305 miles265 nmNorth N
LucapaFri 4:48 AM500 km311 miles270 nmSouth-southeast SSE
UígeFri 4:48 AM545 km339 miles294 nmSouthwest SW
Mbuji-MayiFri 5:48 AM570 km354 miles308 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalanjeFri 4:48 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FrancevilleFri 4:48 AM649 km403 miles350 nmWest-northwest WNW

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