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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 13:20:00 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 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 51' South, Longitude: 4° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.26 meters/second, 1581.3 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.38 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 27' 42.4"982.46 miwest0° 11' 04.3"12.68 minorth982.85 mi
24 hours12° 33' 06.5"852.73 mieast4° 36' 38.5"316.86 minorth914.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaSun 2:20 PM935 km581 miles505 nmEast-northeast ENE
CabindaSun 2:20 PM989 km614 miles534 nmNortheast NE
Pointe-NoireSun 2:20 PM1016 km631 miles549 nmNortheast NE
São ToméSun 1:20 PM1253 km779 miles677 nmNorth N
JamestownSun 1:20 PM1285 km798 miles694 nmWest-southwest WSW
LibrevilleSun 2:20 PM1340 km832 miles723 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSun 2:20 PM1351 km839 miles730 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleSun 2:20 PM1352 km840 miles730 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboSun 2:20 PM1670 km1038 miles902 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéSun 2:20 PM1781 km1107 miles962 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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