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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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 56' South
Longitude: 58° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.19 meters/second, 1570.3 km/hour, 975.7 miles/hour or 847.9 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' 08.6"975.56 miwest0° 09' 52.7"11.32 misouth975.30 mi
24 hours13° 08' 11.2"885.73 mieast3° 36' 26.8"248.04 misouth913.07 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 6:44 AM803 km499 miles434 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSun 6:44 AM922 km573 miles498 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaSun 6:44 AM962 km598 miles519 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSun 5:44 AM1307 km812 miles706 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSun 5:44 AM1608 km999 miles868 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSun 8:44 AM1692 km1051 miles913 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamSun 5:44 AM2164 km1345 miles1169 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSun 5:44 AM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 7:44 AM2550 km1585 miles1377 nmNortheast NE
DodomaSun 5:44 AM2558 km1590 miles1381 nmWest-northwest WNW
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