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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 4:58:00 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 04:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 07' South, Longitude: 13° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.70 meters/second, 1593.7 km/hour, 990.3 miles/hour or 860.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.50 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 29' 48.4"990.11 miWest0° 10' 58.9"12.58 miSouth989.93 mi
24 hours12° 25' 09.2"848.23 miEast4° 10' 39.3"287.14 miSouth890.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaSat 5:58 AM49 km31 miles27 nmNorthwest NW
UígeSat 5:58 AM233 km145 miles126 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeSat 5:58 AM307 km191 miles166 nmEast E
CabindaSat 5:58 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HuamboSat 5:58 AM468 km291 miles253 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pointe-NoireSat 5:58 AM515 km320 miles278 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DolisieSat 5:58 AM552 km343 miles298 nmNorth N
KinshasaSat 5:58 AM563 km350 miles304 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleSat 5:58 AM568 km353 miles307 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LubangoSat 5:58 AM642 km399 miles347 nmSouth S

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