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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 = Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 6:26:00 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: 38%

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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 32' South, Longitude: 4° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.97 meters/second, 1565.9 km/hour, 973.0 miles/hour or 845.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.22 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 miSouth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 27' 50.0"972.75 miWest0° 09' 38.0"11.04 miSouth972.48 mi
24 hours13° 15' 50.3"892.07 miEast3° 29' 09.3"239.68 miSouth916.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSun 7:26 AM952 km592 miles514 nmEast E
LuandaSun 7:26 AM1058 km658 miles571 nmEast-northeast ENE
JamestownSun 6:26 AM1161 km722 miles627 nmWest-southwest WSW
KinshasaSun 7:26 AM1541 km957 miles832 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSun 7:26 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmNortheast NE
São ToméSun 6:26 AM1549 km962 miles836 nmNorth N
LibrevilleSun 7:26 AM1624 km1009 miles877 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Sun 8:26 AM1640 km1019 miles886 nmSoutheast SE
MalaboSun 7:26 AM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéSun 7:26 AM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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