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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 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 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: 6° 16' 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' 39.5"944.68 miwest0° 06' 32.8"7.50 minorth945.00 mi
24 hours14° 12' 00.4"931.94 mieast3° 09' 24.5"217.08 minorth964.72 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 PM863 km536 miles466 nmEast-northeast ENE
Walvis Bay *Fri 1:20 PM994 km617 miles536 nmEast-southeast ESE
Windhoek *Fri 1:20 PM1219 km757 miles658 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaFri 12:20 PM1301 km808 miles703 nmNortheast NE
JamestownFri 11:20 AM1304 km810 miles704 nmWest W
KinshasaFri 12:20 PM1845 km1146 miles996 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleFri 12:20 PM1849 km1149 miles998 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméFri 11:20 AM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmNorth N
Cape TownFri 1:20 PM2099 km1305 miles1134 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LibrevilleFri 12:20 PM2111 km1312 miles1140 nmNorth N
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