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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 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 60' South, Longitude: 22° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.87 meters/second, 1594.3 km/hour, 990.7 miles/hour or 860.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.51 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 29' 51.1"990.48 miwest0° 11' 00.3"12.61 misouth990.31 mi
24 hours12° 23' 57.8"847.15 mieast4° 11' 26.8"288.05 misouth889.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LucapaSat 5:18 AM254 km158 miles137 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mbuji-MayiSat 6:18 AM325 km202 miles175 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TshikapaSat 6:18 AM373 km232 miles202 nmNorthwest NW
LuenaSat 5:18 AM456 km283 miles246 nmSouthwest SW
LubumbashiSat 6:18 AM575 km357 miles310 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonguSat 6:18 AM695 km432 miles375 nmSouth S
KitweSat 6:18 AM711 km442 miles384 nmSoutheast SE
MalanjeSat 5:18 AM732 km455 miles395 nmWest W
KabweSat 6:18 AM848 km527 miles458 nmSoutheast SE
MenongueSat 5:18 AM851 km529 miles459 nmSouthwest SW

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