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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 = Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 8:34:00 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: 17%

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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 42' South, Longitude: 1° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.26 meters/second, 1509.4 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' 41.6"937.54 miWest0° 04' 27.2"5.11 miSouth937.33 mi
24 hours14° 46' 34.3"962.36 miEast1° 07' 37.6"77.53 miSouth962.04 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 AM864 km537 miles466 nmWest-northwest WNW
Windhoek *Tue 10:34 AM1657 km1030 miles895 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaTue 9:34 AM1750 km1087 miles945 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaTue 9:34 AM2273 km1412 miles1227 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleTue 9:34 AM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmNortheast NE
São ToméTue 8:34 AM2291 km1423 miles1237 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownTue 10:34 AM2305 km1432 miles1245 nmSoutheast SE
LibrevilleTue 9:34 AM2389 km1484 miles1290 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneTue 10:34 AM2581 km1604 miles1394 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalaboTue 9:34 AM2716 km1687 miles1466 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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