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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 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 25' South, Longitude: 13° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.74 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.3 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' 15.2"1001.50 miwest0° 11' 34.1"13.25 misouth1001.46 mi
24 hours11° 44' 54.8"810.30 mieast4° 32' 27.0"312.06 misouth865.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DolisieFri 5:08 AM110 km68 miles59 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrazzavilleFri 5:08 AM183 km113 miles99 nmEast E
KinshasaFri 5:08 AM185 km115 miles100 nmEast E
Pointe-NoireFri 5:08 AM201 km125 miles108 nmWest-southwest WSW
CabindaFri 5:08 AM204 km127 miles110 nmSouthwest SW
FrancevilleFri 5:08 AM309 km192 miles167 nmNorth N
UígeFri 5:08 AM386 km240 miles208 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuandaFri 5:08 AM490 km304 miles265 nmSouth S
MalanjeFri 5:08 AM640 km398 miles345 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port-GentilFri 5:08 AM677 km421 miles366 nmNorthwest NW
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