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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: 51%

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 Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 40' South, Longitude: 49° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.33 meters/second, 1596.0 km/hour, 991.7 miles/hour or 861.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.53 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 29' 58.5"991.53 miwest0° 11' 04.2"12.68 misouth991.37 mi
24 hours12° 20' 38.0"844.13 mieast4° 13' 37.0"290.53 misouth887.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaSat 5:28 AM401 km249 miles217 nmSouth S
MamoutzouSat 5:28 AM657 km408 miles355 nmSouthwest SW
MutsamuduSat 5:28 AM685 km426 miles370 nmSouthwest SW
FomboniSat 5:28 AM752 km468 miles406 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSat 5:28 AM767 km477 miles414 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 6:28 AM790 km491 miles426 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamSat 5:28 AM1151 km715 miles622 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 5:28 AM1156 km718 miles624 nmSouth S
MogadishuSat 5:28 AM1272 km791 miles687 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisSat 6:28 AM1493 km928 miles806 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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