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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: 17%

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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 42' South, Longitude: 1° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.26 meters/second, 1509.3 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.63 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 23' 41.5"937.59 miwest0° 04' 27.1"5.11 misouth937.39 mi
24 hours14° 46' 35.7"962.44 mieast1° 07' 33.7"77.46 misouth962.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 8:34 AM839 km521 miles453 nmWest-northwest WNW
Windhoek *Tue 10:34 AM1686 km1048 miles911 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaTue 9:34 AM1771 km1101 miles956 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaTue 9:34 AM2292 km1424 miles1238 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleTue 9:34 AM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmNortheast NE
São ToméTue 8:34 AM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownTue 10:34 AM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmSoutheast SE
LibrevilleTue 9:34 AM2400 km1491 miles1296 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneTue 10:34 AM2608 km1621 miles1408 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalaboTue 9:34 AM2725 km1693 miles1471 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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