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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: 85%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 36' South, Longitude: 27° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.73 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.0"1003.75 miwest0° 11' 35.8"13.28 misouth1003.76 mi
24 hours11° 33' 49.0"799.10 mieast4° 34' 33.0"314.44 misouth856.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukavuThu 3:08 AM107 km66 miles58 nmEast E
GomaThu 3:08 AM179 km111 miles97 nmNortheast NE
BujumburaThu 3:08 AM184 km114 miles99 nmEast-southeast ESE
ButareThu 3:08 AM206 km128 miles111 nmEast E
GitaramaThu 3:08 AM215 km133 miles116 nmEast-northeast ENE
NgoziThu 3:08 AM219 km136 miles118 nmEast E
KinduThu 3:08 AM221 km137 miles119 nmWest W
RuhengeriThu 3:08 AM229 km142 miles124 nmEast-northeast ENE
GitegaThu 3:08 AM245 km152 miles132 nmEast-southeast ESE
KigaliThu 3:08 AM252 km156 miles136 nmEast-northeast ENE
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