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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: 50%

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 03:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 52' South, Longitude: 32° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.04 meters/second, 1594.9 km/hour, 991.1 miles/hour or 861.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.52 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 29' 53.8"990.94 miwest0° 11' 01.7"12.63 misouth990.77 mi
24 hours12° 22' 44.8"846.11 mieast4° 12' 14.9"288.98 misouth888.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MbeyaSat 6:38 AM89 km55 miles48 nmEast E
KarongaSat 5:38 AM184 km114 miles99 nmSoutheast SE
KasamaSat 5:38 AM219 km136 miles118 nmSouthwest SW
MzuzuSat 5:38 AM323 km201 miles174 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DodomaSat 6:38 AM454 km282 miles245 nmNortheast NE
ChipataSat 5:38 AM528 km328 miles285 nmSouth S
LilongweSat 5:38 AM579 km360 miles313 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RutanaSat 5:38 AM621 km386 miles335 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NdolaSat 5:38 AM631 km392 miles341 nmSouthwest SW
LubumbashiSat 5:38 AM644 km400 miles348 nmWest-southwest WSW
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