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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 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 27' South, Longitude: 11° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.72 meters/second, 1611.8 km/hour, 1001.5 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' 14.7"1001.38 miwest0° 11' 34.0"13.25 misouth1001.34 mi
24 hours11° 45' 07.2"810.45 mieast4° 32' 22.2"311.94 misouth865.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pointe-NoireFri 5:18 AM56 km35 miles30 nmSoutheast SE
DolisieFri 5:18 AM134 km83 miles72 nmEast-northeast ENE
CabindaFri 5:18 AM144 km90 miles78 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FrancevilleFri 5:18 AM389 km242 miles210 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 5:18 AM421 km262 miles227 nmEast E
KinshasaFri 5:18 AM424 km263 miles229 nmEast E
Port-GentilFri 5:18 AM510 km317 miles275 nmNorthwest NW
LuandaFri 5:18 AM521 km324 miles281 nmSouth-southeast SSE
UígeFri 5:18 AM527 km327 miles285 nmSoutheast SE
LibrevilleFri 5:18 AM582 km362 miles314 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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