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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 3:58:00 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 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 23' South, Longitude: 16° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.76 meters/second, 1612.0 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"1001.49 miWest0° 11' 34.2"13.25 miSouth1001.45 mi
24 hours11° 44' 39.6"809.99 miEast4° 32' 33.1"312.15 miSouth864.97 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 AM114 km71 miles62 nmWest W
BrazzavilleFri 4:58 AM118 km73 miles64 nmWest W
BandunduFri 4:58 AM165 km103 miles89 nmNortheast NE
UígeFri 4:58 AM383 km238 miles207 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DolisieFri 4:58 AM407 km253 miles220 nmWest W
FrancevilleFri 4:58 AM432 km268 miles233 nmNorthwest NW
CabindaFri 4:58 AM478 km297 miles258 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-NoireFri 4:58 AM497 km309 miles268 nmWest W
MbandakaFri 4:58 AM536 km333 miles289 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TshikapaFri 5:58 AM543 km337 miles293 nmEast-southeast ESE

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