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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 1:52:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 27%

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 Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 13:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 20' North, Longitude: 33° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.65 meters/second, 1615.2 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"1003.53 miWest0° 11' 24.7"13.07 miNorth1003.52 mi
24 hours11° 06' 34.6"767.16 miEast4° 23' 32.0"301.81 miNorth822.10 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 PM104 km65 miles56 nmSouthwest SW
LiraWed 4:52 PM122 km76 miles66 nmSouth S
JubaWed 4:52 PM232 km144 miles126 nmNorthwest NW
AruaWed 4:52 PM240 km149 miles130 nmWest W
MbaleWed 4:52 PM280 km174 miles151 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KampalaWed 4:52 PM338 km210 miles183 nmSouth S
EntebbeWed 4:52 PM369 km229 miles199 nmSouth S
MbararaWed 4:52 PM511 km318 miles276 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NakuruWed 4:52 PM525 km326 miles284 nmSoutheast SE
YambioWed 4:52 PM535 km332 miles289 nmWest-northwest WNW

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