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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 = Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 2:24:00 AM.

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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: 40%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 52' South, Longitude: 63° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.31 meters/second, 1570.7 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.1 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' 09.8"0.19 miSouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 28' 10.3"975.75 miWest0° 09' 54.2"11.35 miSouth975.50 mi
24 hours13° 07' 27.4"885.06 miEast3° 37' 07.1"248.79 miSouth912.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sun 6:24 AM754 km469 miles407 nmSouth S
Port LouisSun 6:24 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaSun 8:24 AM1188 km738 miles641 nmEast-northeast ENE
Saint-DenisSun 6:24 AM1206 km749 miles651 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSun 6:24 AM1243 km773 miles671 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSun 5:24 AM1799 km1118 miles971 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSun 5:24 AM2166 km1346 miles1169 nmWest W
MaleSun 7:24 AM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MogadishuSun 5:24 AM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamSun 5:24 AM2699 km1677 miles1457 nmWest-northwest WNW

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