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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 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 24' South, Longitude: 16° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.76 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 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' 15.7"1001.55 miwest0° 11' 34.2"13.25 misouth1001.51 mi
24 hours11° 44' 41.1"810.07 mieast4° 32' 32.4"312.16 misouth865.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KinshasaFri 4:58 AM84 km52 miles45 nmWest W
BrazzavilleFri 4:58 AM88 km55 miles48 nmWest W
BandunduFri 4:58 AM188 km117 miles101 nmNortheast NE
UígeFri 4:58 AM373 km232 miles201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DolisieFri 4:58 AM377 km234 miles203 nmWest W
FrancevilleFri 4:58 AM411 km256 miles222 nmNorthwest NW
CabindaFri 4:58 AM449 km279 miles242 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-NoireFri 4:58 AM467 km290 miles252 nmWest W
MbandakaFri 4:58 AM549 km341 miles296 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TshikapaFri 5:58 AM570 km354 miles308 nmEast-southeast ESE
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