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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: 29%

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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 23' South, Longitude: 88° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.44 meters/second, 1542.4 km/hour, 958.4 miles/hour or 832.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.97 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 26' 10.3"958.10 miwest0° 08' 03.5"9.24 misouth957.81 mi
24 hours13° 55' 18.1"923.96 mieast2° 44' 03.9"188.05 misouth936.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 7:34 AM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaMon 8:34 AM2315 km1438 miles1250 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungMon 8:34 AM2349 km1460 miles1268 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeMon 9:34 AM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandMon 6:34 AM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kuala LumpurMon 9:34 AM2614 km1624 miles1411 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 7:04 AM2733 km1698 miles1476 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleMon 6:34 AM2795 km1737 miles1509 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakMon 8:34 AM2934 km1823 miles1584 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarMon 9:34 AM3046 km1893 miles1645 nmEast-northeast ENE
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