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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: 40%
Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 48' South
Longitude: 69° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.44 meters/second, 1571.2 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.27 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 28' 12.3"976.13 miwest0° 09' 55.8"11.38 misouth975.87 mi
24 hours13° 06' 35.9"884.40 mieast3° 37' 54.5"249.71 misouth912.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 7:58 AM704 km437 miles380 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisSun 5:58 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisSun 5:58 AM1709 km1062 miles923 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 5:58 AM1756 km1091 miles948 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSun 6:58 AM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoSun 4:58 AM2410 km1498 miles1301 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 7:28 AM2483 km1543 miles1340 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSun 7:28 AM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramSun 7:28 AM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSun 4:58 AM2811 km1747 miles1518 nmWest W
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