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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 54' South, Longitude: 60° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.25 meters/second, 1570.5 km/hour, 975.9 miles/hour or 848.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.26 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 28' 09.4"975.68 miwest0° 09' 53.5"11.33 misouth975.43 mi
24 hours13° 07' 50.4"885.44 mieast3° 36' 45.9"248.40 misouth912.89 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 6:34 AM864 km537 miles466 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisSun 6:34 AM1031 km641 miles557 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaSun 6:34 AM1068 km664 miles577 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSun 8:34 AM1448 km900 miles782 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoSun 5:34 AM1536 km955 miles829 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSun 5:34 AM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmWest W
MogadishuSun 5:34 AM2350 km1460 miles1269 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 7:34 AM2377 km1477 miles1283 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamSun 5:34 AM2416 km1501 miles1305 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaSun 5:34 AM2811 km1747 miles1518 nmWest-northwest WNW
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