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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: 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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 10' South, Longitude: 1° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.43 meters/second, 1535.2 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 828.9 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' 39.0"953.60 miwest0° 07' 27.6"8.55 misouth953.32 mi
24 hours14° 06' 59.6"933.06 mieast2° 27' 29.5"169.07 misouth941.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 7:34 AM803 km499 miles434 nmWest W
LuandaMon 8:34 AM1553 km965 miles838 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Mon 9:34 AM1720 km1068 miles928 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméMon 7:34 AM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaMon 8:34 AM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 8:34 AM2057 km1278 miles1111 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleMon 8:34 AM2120 km1317 miles1145 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboMon 8:34 AM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownMon 9:34 AM2497 km1552 miles1349 nmSoutheast SE
AccraMon 7:34 AM2520 km1566 miles1361 nmNorth N
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