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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:08:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

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 Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 47' South, Longitude: 40° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.17 meters/second, 1595.4 km/hour, 991.3 miles/hour or 861.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.52 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 29' 55.9"991.17 miWest0° 11' 02.8"12.65 miSouth991.00 mi
24 hours12° 21' 48.2"845.20 miEast4° 12' 51.8"289.66 miSouth888.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Dar es SalaamSat 6:08 AM237 km147 miles128 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Zanzibar CitySat 6:08 AM308 km192 miles167 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PembaSat 5:08 AM465 km289 miles251 nmSouth S
MoroniSat 6:08 AM468 km291 miles253 nmSoutheast SE
MombasaSat 6:08 AM525 km326 miles284 nmNorth N
FomboniSat 6:08 AM551 km342 miles298 nmSoutheast SE
DodomaSat 6:08 AM567 km352 miles306 nmWest-northwest WNW
MutsamuduSat 6:08 AM596 km370 miles322 nmSoutheast SE
NampulaSat 5:08 AM708 km440 miles382 nmSouth S
MamoutzouSat 6:08 AM709 km441 miles383 nmSoutheast SE

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