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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 26' South, Longitude: 5° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.42 meters/second, 1520.7 km/hour, 944.9 miles/hour or 821.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.75 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 23' 39.6"944.75 miwest0° 06' 32.8"7.51 minorth945.08 mi
24 hours14° 11' 58.3"931.98 mieast3° 09' 27.5"217.15 minorth964.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoFri 12:20 PM888 km552 miles480 nmEast-northeast ENE
Walvis Bay *Fri 1:20 PM1018 km632 miles550 nmEast-southeast ESE
Windhoek *Fri 1:20 PM1245 km774 miles672 nmEast-southeast ESE
JamestownFri 11:20 AM1277 km793 miles689 nmWest W
LuandaFri 12:20 PM1318 km819 miles712 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaFri 12:20 PM1860 km1156 miles1005 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 12:20 PM1864 km1158 miles1007 nmNortheast NE
São ToméFri 11:20 AM2077 km1291 miles1122 nmNorth N
Cape TownFri 1:20 PM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LibrevilleFri 12:20 PM2116 km1315 miles1142 nmNorth N
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