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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 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 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° 44' 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 misouth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 28' 09.5"975.63 miwest0° 09' 53.6"11.33 misouth975.37 mi
24 hours13° 07' 48.2"885.35 mieast3° 36' 48.1"248.43 misouth912.81 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 AM875 km544 miles472 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisSun 6:34 AM1046 km650 miles565 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaSun 6:34 AM1084 km673 miles585 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSun 8:34 AM1421 km883 miles767 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoSun 5:34 AM1562 km971 miles844 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSun 5:34 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmWest W
MaleSun 7:34 AM2359 km1466 miles1274 nmNortheast NE
MogadishuSun 5:34 AM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamSun 5:34 AM2444 km1519 miles1320 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaSun 5:34 AM2840 km1765 miles1533 nmWest-northwest WNW
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