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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: 4%
Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 02' South
Longitude: 19° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.95 meters/second, 1580.2 km/hour, 981.9 miles/hour or 853.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.36 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 27' 37.6"981.84 miwest0° 11' 01.3"12.63 minorth982.23 mi
24 hours12° 34' 56.0"854.33 mieast4° 35' 49.2"315.95 minorth916.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HuamboSun 1:20 PM419 km260 miles226 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaSun 1:20 PM693 km431 miles374 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mbuji-MayiSun 2:20 PM731 km454 miles394 nmNortheast NE
LubangoSun 1:20 PM749 km465 miles404 nmSouthwest SW
Rundu *Sun 2:20 PM764 km475 miles413 nmSouth S
KinshasaSun 1:20 PM854 km531 miles461 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrazzavilleSun 1:20 PM861 km535 miles465 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LubumbashiSun 2:20 PM912 km567 miles493 nmEast E
CabindaSun 1:20 PM977 km607 miles527 nmNorthwest NW
KitweSun 2:20 PM1007 km626 miles544 nmEast-southeast ESE
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