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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: 76%

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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 23' South, Longitude: 22° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.99 meters/second, 1602.0 km/hour, 995.4 miles/hour or 865.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.59 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 30' 31.1"995.32 miwest0° 11' 08.0"12.75 misouth995.19 mi
24 hours12° 02' 16.8"825.85 mieast4° 16' 14.5"293.53 misouth871.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mbuji-MayiFri 4:18 AM183 km114 miles99 nmNortheast NE
LucapaFri 3:18 AM227 km141 miles123 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuenaFri 3:18 AM564 km351 miles305 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LubumbashiFri 4:18 AM721 km448 miles389 nmSoutheast SE
MalanjeFri 3:18 AM721 km448 miles389 nmWest-southwest WSW
UígeFri 3:18 AM824 km512 miles445 nmWest W
KitweFri 4:18 AM865 km537 miles467 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaFri 3:18 AM868 km539 miles469 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrazzavilleFri 3:18 AM873 km543 miles471 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonguFri 4:18 AM875 km544 miles472 nmSouth S
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