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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 4:48:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 05' South, Longitude: 15° 60' 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' 49.1"990.20 miWest0° 10' 59.2"12.59 miSouth990.03 mi
24 hours12° 24' 50.8"847.95 miEast4° 10' 51.6"287.38 miSouth889.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalanjeSat 5:48 AM63 km39 miles34 nmSoutheast SE
UígeSat 5:48 AM193 km120 miles104 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuandaSat 5:48 AM306 km190 miles165 nmWest W
HuamboSat 5:48 AM409 km254 miles221 nmSouth S
LuenaSat 5:48 AM522 km325 miles282 nmSoutheast SE
LucapaSat 5:48 AM527 km328 miles285 nmEast E
KinshasaSat 5:48 AM532 km331 miles287 nmNorth N
BrazzavilleSat 5:48 AM539 km335 miles291 nmNorth N
CabindaSat 5:48 AM574 km356 miles310 nmNorthwest NW
TshikapaSat 6:48 AM605 km376 miles327 nmEast-northeast ENE

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