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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 phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 58' South, Longitude: 25° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.92 meters/second, 1594.5 km/hour, 990.8 miles/hour or 861.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.51 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 29' 51.8"990.59 miwest0° 11' 00.7"12.61 misouth990.42 mi
24 hours12° 23' 37.5"846.85 mieast4° 11' 40.3"288.30 misouth889.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiSat 6:08 AM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mbuji-MayiSat 6:08 AM389 km242 miles210 nmNorthwest NW
KitweSat 6:08 AM509 km316 miles275 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LucapaSat 5:08 AM545 km339 miles294 nmWest W
NdolaSat 6:08 AM550 km342 miles297 nmSoutheast SE
TshikapaSat 6:08 AM606 km377 miles327 nmWest-northwest WNW
KasamaSat 6:08 AM623 km387 miles337 nmEast-southeast ESE
KabweSat 6:08 AM678 km422 miles366 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuenaSat 5:08 AM703 km437 miles379 nmWest-southwest WSW
BujumburaSat 6:08 AM741 km461 miles400 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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