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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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 52' South, Longitude: 62° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.30 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' 10.2"975.81 miwest0° 09' 54.1"11.35 misouth975.55 mi
24 hours13° 07' 29.8"885.15 mieast3° 37' 05.0"248.77 misouth912.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSun 6:24 AM990 km615 miles534 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisSun 6:24 AM1186 km737 miles641 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaSun 8:24 AM1212 km753 miles655 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaSun 6:24 AM1224 km760 miles661 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSun 5:24 AM1773 km1102 miles958 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSun 5:24 AM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmWest W
MaleSun 7:24 AM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MogadishuSun 5:24 AM2544 km1581 miles1374 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamSun 5:24 AM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 7:54 AM2887 km1794 miles1559 nmNortheast NE
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