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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 05:08:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 05:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 09' South, Longitude: 11° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.66 meters/second, 1593.6 km/hour, 990.2 miles/hour or 860.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.50 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 29' 47.7"990.01 miwest0° 10' 58.5"12.57 misouth989.83 mi
24 hours12° 25' 27.5"848.50 mieast4° 10' 26.9"286.91 misouth890.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaSat 6:08 AM230 km143 miles124 nmEast E
CabindaSat 6:08 AM413 km256 miles223 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UígeSat 6:08 AM461 km287 miles249 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pointe-NoireSat 6:08 AM489 km304 miles264 nmNorth N
MalanjeSat 6:08 AM570 km354 miles308 nmEast E
DolisieSat 6:08 AM571 km355 miles309 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HuamboSat 6:08 AM641 km398 miles346 nmSoutheast SE
LubangoSat 6:08 AM687 km427 miles371 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KinshasaSat 6:08 AM703 km437 miles380 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSat 6:08 AM706 km439 miles381 nmNortheast NE

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