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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: 27%
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 Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 13:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 21' North
Longitude: 32° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.65 meters/second, 1615.1 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.7"1003.60 miwest0° 11' 24.7"13.07 minorth1003.58 mi
24 hours11° 06' 34.2"767.20 mieast4° 23' 30.9"301.81 minorth822.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuluWed 4:52 PM83 km51 miles45 nmSouthwest SW
LiraWed 4:52 PM122 km76 miles66 nmSouth S
JubaWed 4:52 PM212 km132 miles115 nmNorthwest NW
MbaleWed 4:52 PM295 km183 miles159 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KampalaWed 4:52 PM335 km208 miles181 nmSouth S
EntebbeWed 4:52 PM365 km227 miles197 nmSouth S
MbararaWed 4:52 PM496 km308 miles268 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YambioWed 4:52 PM506 km314 miles273 nmWest-northwest WNW
NakuruWed 4:52 PM545 km339 miles294 nmSoutheast SE
RuhengeriWed 3:52 PM640 km397 miles345 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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