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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 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 50' South, Longitude: 66° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.39 meters/second, 1571.0 km/hour, 976.2 miles/hour or 848.3 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' 11.5"976.00 miwest0° 09' 55.1"11.37 misouth975.75 mi
24 hours13° 06' 56.7"884.69 mieast3° 37' 35.5"249.35 misouth912.44 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 8:08 AM871 km541 miles470 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSun 6:08 AM1276 km793 miles689 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisSun 6:08 AM1495 km929 miles807 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSun 6:08 AM1536 km955 miles830 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 7:08 AM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoSun 5:08 AM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSun 5:08 AM2555 km1588 miles1380 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramSun 7:38 AM2616 km1626 miles1413 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSun 7:38 AM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 7:38 AM2624 km1630 miles1417 nmNortheast NE
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