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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 13:06:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 54' South, Longitude: 8° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.18 meters/second, 1581.1 km/hour, 982.4 miles/hour or 853.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.37 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 27' 41.2"982.30 miwest0° 11' 03.6"12.67 minorth982.68 mi
24 hours12° 33' 32.5"853.10 mieast4° 36' 26.9"316.64 minorth915.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaSun 2:06 PM584 km363 miles315 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubangoSun 2:06 PM715 km444 miles386 nmSoutheast SE
CabindaSun 2:06 PM727 km452 miles393 nmNortheast NE
Pointe-NoireSun 2:06 PM781 km485 miles422 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UígeSun 2:06 PM824 km512 miles445 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboSun 2:06 PM833 km518 miles450 nmEast-southeast ESE
DolisieSun 2:06 PM882 km548 miles476 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalanjeSun 2:06 PM890 km553 miles481 nmEast E
KinshasaSun 2:06 PM1059 km658 miles572 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSun 2:06 PM1061 km659 miles573 nmNortheast NE
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