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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: 3%

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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 22' South, Longitude: 8° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.91 meters/second, 1500.9 km/hour, 932.6 miles/hour or 810.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.54 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 22' 31.4"932.31 miwest0° 03' 10.0"3.63 minorth932.48 mi
24 hours14° 48' 13.7"960.08 mieast1° 55' 59.0"132.96 minorth974.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 11:20 AM575 km357 miles310 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaThu 12:20 PM2665 km1656 miles1439 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Thu 1:20 PM2665 km1656 miles1439 nmEast E
São ToméThu 11:20 AM2830 km1759 miles1528 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanThu 11:20 AM2883 km1792 miles1557 nmNorth N
MonroviaThu 11:20 AM2961 km1840 miles1599 nmNorth N
AccraThu 11:20 AM3007 km1868 miles1624 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleThu 12:20 PM3019 km1876 miles1630 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroThu 11:20 AM3028 km1881 miles1635 nmNorth N
Cape TownThu 1:20 PM3052 km1896 miles1648 nmSoutheast SE
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