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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 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 54' South
Longitude: 30° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.00 meters/second, 1594.8 km/hour, 991.0 miles/hour or 861.1 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' 53.1"990.84 miwest0° 11' 01.4"12.63 misouth990.67 mi
24 hours12° 23' 03.0"846.39 mieast4° 12' 03.0"288.76 misouth888.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiSat 5:48 AM428 km266 miles231 nmSouthwest SW
NdolaSat 5:48 AM483 km300 miles261 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KitweSat 5:48 AM484 km301 miles262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MzuzuSat 5:48 AM502 km312 miles271 nmSoutheast SE
GitegaSat 5:48 AM606 km377 miles327 nmNorth N
BujumburaSat 5:48 AM620 km385 miles335 nmNorth N
MuyingaSat 5:48 AM670 km416 miles362 nmNorth N
DodomaSat 6:48 AM679 km422 miles367 nmEast-northeast ENE
LilongweSat 5:48 AM682 km424 miles369 nmSoutheast SE
ButareSat 5:48 AM699 km434 miles377 nmNorth N
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