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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 = Monday, January 7, 2013 at 7:26:00 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: 27%

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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 07:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 09' South, Longitude: 3° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.48 meters/second, 1535.3 km/hour, 954.0 miles/hour or 829.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.90 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miSouth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 25' 39.7"953.70 miWest0° 07' 28.4"8.57 miSouth953.42 mi
24 hours14° 06' 44.5"932.86 miEast2° 27' 52.4"169.50 miSouth941.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 7:26 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmWest W
LuandaMon 8:26 AM1389 km863 miles750 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Mon 9:26 AM1532 km952 miles827 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaMon 8:26 AM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 8:26 AM1910 km1187 miles1031 nmNortheast NE
São ToméMon 7:26 AM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmNorth N
LibrevilleMon 8:26 AM2042 km1269 miles1103 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownMon 9:26 AM2375 km1476 miles1282 nmSoutheast SE
MalaboMon 8:26 AM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneMon 9:26 AM2460 km1528 miles1328 nmEast-southeast ESE

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