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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 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 60' South, Longitude: 52° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.07 meters/second, 1569.8 km/hour, 975.5 miles/hour or 847.6 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' 06.7"975.21 miwest0° 09' 51.4"11.29 misouth974.95 mi
24 hours13° 08' 58.6"886.33 mieast3° 35' 42.7"247.18 misouth913.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaSun 6:08 AM360 km224 miles194 nmWest-northwest WNW
ToamasinaSun 6:08 AM662 km411 miles357 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouSun 6:08 AM792 km492 miles428 nmWest W
AntananarivoSun 6:08 AM847 km526 miles457 nmSouthwest SW
MutsamuduSun 6:08 AM888 km552 miles479 nmWest W
Saint-DenisSun 7:08 AM927 km576 miles500 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisSun 7:08 AM954 km593 miles515 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FomboniSun 6:08 AM957 km595 miles517 nmWest W
AntsirabeSun 6:08 AM960 km597 miles519 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSun 7:08 AM980 km609 miles529 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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