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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 2:34:00 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 02:34:00 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 Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sun 6:34 AM804 km500 miles434 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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 AM1561 km970 miles843 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

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