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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 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 05' South
Longitude: 15° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.74 meters/second, 1593.9 km/hour, 990.4 miles/hour or 860.6 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' 49.0"990.26 miwest0° 10' 59.2"12.59 misouth990.09 mi
24 hours12° 24' 52.8"848.04 mieast4° 10' 50.2"287.37 misouth890.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaSat 5:48 AM276 km172 miles149 nmWest W
HuamboSat 5:48 AM408 km254 miles220 nmSouth S
KinshasaSat 5:48 AM529 km329 miles286 nmNorth N
BrazzavilleSat 5:48 AM536 km333 miles289 nmNorth N
CabindaSat 5:48 AM552 km343 miles298 nmNorthwest NW
DolisieSat 5:48 AM637 km396 miles344 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Pointe-NoireSat 5:48 AM639 km397 miles345 nmNorthwest NW
LubangoSat 5:48 AM689 km428 miles372 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FrancevilleSat 5:48 AM858 km533 miles463 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Mbuji-MayiSat 6:48 AM927 km576 miles501 nmEast-northeast ENE
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