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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: 38%

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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 32' South, Longitude: 4° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.96 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' 49.9"972.80 miwest0° 09' 38.0"11.04 misouth972.54 mi
24 hours13° 15' 52.7"892.17 mieast3° 29' 07.1"239.65 misouth916.94 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 AM981 km609 miles530 nmEast E
LuandaSun 7:26 AM1084 km674 miles585 nmEast-northeast ENE
JamestownSun 6:26 AM1133 km704 miles612 nmWest-southwest WSW
São ToméSun 6:26 AM1553 km965 miles839 nmNorth N
KinshasaSun 7:26 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSun 7:26 AM1565 km973 miles845 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleSun 7:26 AM1634 km1015 miles882 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Sun 8:26 AM1664 km1034 miles899 nmSoutheast SE
MalaboSun 7:26 AM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéSun 7:26 AM2072 km1288 miles1119 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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