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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 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 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° 48' 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"932.38 miwest0° 03' 10.2"3.64 minorth932.55 mi
24 hours14° 48' 12.4"960.13 mieast1° 56' 02.7"133.04 minorth975.05 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 AM590 km366 miles318 nmNortheast NE
LuandaThu 12:20 PM2690 km1672 miles1453 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Thu 1:20 PM2693 km1673 miles1454 nmEast E
São ToméThu 11:20 AM2848 km1769 miles1538 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanThu 11:20 AM2888 km1795 miles1560 nmNorth N
MonroviaThu 11:20 AM2959 km1839 miles1598 nmNorth N
AccraThu 11:20 AM3016 km1874 miles1628 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroThu 11:20 AM3031 km1883 miles1637 nmNorth N
LibrevilleThu 12:20 PM3038 km1888 miles1640 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownThu 1:20 PM3075 km1910 miles1660 nmSoutheast SE
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