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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 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 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° 55' 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"1001.44 miwest0° 11' 34.1"13.25 misouth1001.39 mi
24 hours11° 44' 53.3"810.22 mieast4° 32' 27.7"312.05 misouth865.13 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 AM140 km87 miles75 nmWest W
BrazzavilleFri 5:08 AM153 km95 miles82 nmEast E
KinshasaFri 5:08 AM155 km96 miles84 nmEast E
CabindaFri 5:08 AM229 km142 miles124 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-NoireFri 5:08 AM230 km143 miles124 nmWest W
FrancevilleFri 5:08 AM310 km193 miles168 nmNorth N
UígeFri 5:08 AM375 km233 miles202 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuandaFri 5:08 AM494 km307 miles267 nmSouth S
MalanjeFri 5:08 AM627 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port-GentilFri 5:08 AM701 km436 miles379 nmNorthwest NW
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