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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: 60%

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 07:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 00' South, Longitude: 29° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.29 meters/second, 1610.3 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.3"1000.43 miwest0° 11' 31.9"13.21 misouth1000.37 mi
24 hours11° 49' 08.9"814.44 mieast4° 30' 42.0"310.04 misouth868.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaFri 5:08 AM303 km188 miles164 nmWest-northwest WNW
NatalFri 4:08 AM597 km371 miles322 nmWest W
RecifeFri 4:08 AM647 km402 miles350 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaFri 4:08 AM972 km604 miles525 nmWest W
SalvadorFri 4:08 AM1289 km801 miles696 nmSouthwest SW
BelémFri 4:08 AM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmWest W
Brasilia *Fri 5:08 AM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaFri 6:08 AM2313 km1437 miles1249 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 7:08 AM2378 km1477 miles1284 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 7:08 AM2410 km1497 miles1301 nmNortheast NE

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