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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 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 27' South, Longitude: 11° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.71 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' 14.6"1001.45 miwest0° 11' 34.0"13.25 misouth1001.40 mi
24 hours11° 45' 08.8"810.53 mieast4° 32' 21.6"311.95 misouth865.37 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 AM80 km50 miles43 nmEast-southeast ESE
CabindaFri 5:18 AM162 km101 miles88 nmSoutheast SE
DolisieFri 5:18 AM164 km102 miles88 nmEast E
FrancevilleFri 5:18 AM408 km253 miles220 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 5:18 AM451 km280 miles243 nmEast E
KinshasaFri 5:18 AM454 km282 miles245 nmEast E
Port-GentilFri 5:18 AM493 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuandaFri 5:18 AM533 km331 miles288 nmSouth-southeast SSE
UígeFri 5:18 AM550 km341 miles297 nmSoutheast SE
LibrevilleFri 5:18 AM571 km355 miles308 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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